Wilfrid "Hoops" and Twila (Jacobs) Higgins, McCracken, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary March 29, 2009.

Children of the couple are Doug and Mary Higgins, Lyons, Rick and Mary Lou Higgins, Lakin, Larry and Melody Higgins, Riverton, Wyo., and Nancy and Mike Wiebe, Blue Springs, Mo.

The couple have 12 grandchildren, Hayley, Danielle, Michelle, Ashley, Ryan, Matthew, Luke, Jeremy, Craig, Aaron, Brett and Cody; and six great-grandchildren, Bailey, Dezmond, Gabe, Devin, Carly and Kellan.