Don R. and Rita Younger celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 8, 2017.

The couple is planning on taking a trip to Table Rock Lake and Branson, Mo., with family.

Children of the couple are Donnie and wife, Wanda, Bobby and wife, Toni, and Aaron and wife, Jennifer.

The couple have five grandson, Gage, Landon, Bryce, Cale and Mason; and a granddaughter, Aspen.

Don R. and Rita Younger were married July 8, 1967, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Ellis.