Don and Janet Jeffers of Coolville will celebrate their 50th anniversary April 7.

They were married April 7, 1963, at Lynch United Methodist Church. The late Rev. Nightingale officiated.

She is the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary Newlon. She is a retired registered nurse from Arcadia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Coolville.

He is the son of of the late Homer and Dorothy Jeffers. He is retired from G.E. in Washington, W.Va.

They have five children, 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The couple will be celebrating their anniversary with a vow renewal April 7 at Coolville United Methodist Church, followed by an open house reception. All friends and family are invited to attend. The couple ask that gifts be omitted.