Fray O. and Florence R. (Eggers) Gideon, Hays will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Monday.

Children of the couple are Keith Gideon and wife, Denise, Rossville, and Darla Froelich and husband, Van, Walker.

Grandchildren of the couple are Stephanie Avery, Amy Denayer, Wichita, Tiffany Sanford, Victoria, Mike Gideon, Russell, Kegann Gideon, Springfield Mo., and Chans Gideon, Rossville. They have 12 great-grandchildren.

Fray O. and Florence R. (Eggers) Gideon were married Aug. 20, 1953, at the First Baptist Church, Ellinwood.