Rex and Pat Byrnside Carder will celebrate their 50th anniversary.

They were married Jan. 12, 1963, at St. Francis Xavier Church in Parkersburg.

They celebrated with a family gathering in their home organized by their three children, Stephen Carder and Paula Carder, both of Portland, Ore.; and Cynthia LaBrake of Cedar Park, Texas.

He retired from GE.

She retired from Coldwell Banker Landmark Realty.

They have four grandchildren.