Mr. and Mrs. Karl A. Darby, of Hughesville, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family reception, hosted by their children, July 28 in Sedalia.
Ruth Ann Parkhurst and Karl A. Darby were married July 26, 1953, at the Baptist church in Hughesville, by the Rev. Glen T. Beaty.
Mr. Darby is a retired farmer in Hughesville. Mrs. Darby is a retired home economics teacher.
They have four children, Karen Simon and Nancy Sellers, both of Sedalia, Cindy Schuknecht, of Lincoln, and Linda Kahrs, of Hughesville; and eight grandchildren.