Charles and Marian Smith, of Friendsville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 1.
The couple was married on Nov. 28, 1969, in Sevier County by the Rev. John A. Williams.
Their family includes three daughters, three sons, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mr. Smith is retired from TVA and Mrs. Smith is retired from Citizen’s Bank of Blount County.
Family and friends are invited to a reception hosted by the Smiths’ children on Dec. 1 at Immanuel United Methodist Church from noon to 2 p.m.; the couple are members there.