Ann (Shelburne) Atkins and Donald Paul Atkins, 8141 County Road 418, Hannibal, Mo., will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a family gathering.
The couple was married on Sept. 4, 1948.
The Atkins are parents of Linda Daniels (Gary Riney), Laura Zeiger (David), Lee Atkins (Jill), Lou Doran (Sam - deceased), Lisa Ball (Carl) and Lester Atkins (deceased).
They have 13 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren, with another one on the way.
Mr. Atkins is a retired dairy farmer and real estate salesman.
Mrs. Atkins is a retired broker and saleswoman for Prestige Realty.