Marvin Richard and Katherine Louise Pickett Boulware of 620 Country Club Drive, Hannibal, Mo., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 9, 2013.
The couple was married Feb. 9, 1963, at First Methodist Church in Palmyra with the Rev. Foster officiating.
Mrs. Boulware is the daughter of Frances Pickett of Oklahoma City, Okla., and the late Clarence Pickett.
Mr. Boulware is the son of Golda Boulware of Palmyra and the late Spencer Boulware.
They are parents of Douglas Richard Boulware of Sabetha, Kan. They have two grandsons, one stepgrandson, one great-granddaughter and one great-grandson.
Mr. Boulware is retired from the Hannibal Board of Public Works. Mrs. Boulware also is retired.