Michael and Kathia Halbert will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 6.
He is the son of Robert E. Halbert and the late Geraldine Halbert. He was self-employed for 21 years in the service station business and retired from One Valley Bank.
She is the daughter of the late Jewell Moore and Evalena Moore.
She is retired from Jo Ann Fabrics and Advance Auto Parts.
The couple has a daughter, Melissa (Dan) Inman of Parkersburg; a son, Douglas (Malyssa) Halbert of Roanoke, Va.; and five grandchildren, Ashley and Anna Oman, Alex Inman, Tyler Jewell Halbert and Morgan Boitnott.
A family gathering is planned for May 7.
Gifts are to be omitted, but cards would be appreciated and can be mailed to 20 S. Oak St., Washington, W.Va. 26181.