William A. “Bill” and Carolyn Brown, Bly, Ore., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a luncheon hosted by their sons and daughter-in-law in Klamath Falls, Ore.
The couple were married on Oct. 28, 1961, in Lakeview, Ore.
Mr. Brown is a retired construction worker and owned Bill Brown Construction.
Mrs. Brown is the former Carolyn Riddle. She is a retired bookkeeper, weigh master for the State of Oregon and Weyer-haeuser, and message center clerk for IBM and the school system.
The couple have two children, Allan Brown of Kalmath Falls, Ore., and Brent Brown and wife Keenie of Bly, Ore.
Mr. and Mrs. Brown are formerly from Jonesborough.