Jerry and Judith Schuler, 19501 Pairgin Road, Bristol, Va., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, at a reception from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Suburban Christian Church.
The couple were married on Jan. 28, 1962, at El Centro Baptist Church, El Centro, Calif., by Minister Charles W. Christian, while Mr. Schuler was serving in the U.S. Navy in Marimara, Calif.
Mr. Schuler retired from Raytheon.
Mrs. Schuler is the former Judith Nichols. She is a homemaker.
The couple have three children, Christine Salyer of Blountville, Brenda Carter of Ronda, N.C., and Eric Schuler of Bristol, Va.; and five grandchildren.
The celebration is open to family and friends.
The couple request that in lieu of gifts, donations be made to Suburban Christian Church’s building fund.