Roger and Ruth Pruitt, Hays, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 7 with family and friends.

Children of the couple are David Pruitt and wife, Nicola, Hot Springs, Ark., and Douglas Pruitt and wife, Amy, Portland, Ore.

The couple have six grandchildren, Morgan, Daniel, Jennifer, Andrew, Helen and Fiona.

Roger and Ruth (Bemmels) Pruitt were married Aug. 7, 1960, in Ottawa.