The Beckers will celebrate their 55th anniversary on Aug. 3.

Robert and Kay Dotson Becker were married on Aug. 3, 1963 by The Rev. James R. Woodell at The First United Methodist Church in Williamstown.

She is the daughter of the late Russell and Joan Hyde Dotson. She is a 1963 graduate of Williamstown High School.

He is the son of the late Alpha Robert and Beatrice Skinner Becker. He is a 1962 graduate of Marietta High School. He is retired and was part owner of Becker’s Heating and Air Conditioning in Marietta.

They are the parents of three sons, Robert Russell Becker, Christopher Brent Becker and Michael Neil Becker.

They have three daughters-in-law, Meredith Hess Becker, Rebecca Offenberger Becker and Jackie Hewitt Becker; and six grandchildren, Colin Becker, Bailey Becker, Holly Becker, Jacob Becker, Griffin Becker and Sydney Becker.

They are planning a trip to Myrtle Beach for a celebration.