Mr. and Mrs. Bud Franklin of Marion will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary.
Bud and Irma Bailey were married Oct. 19, 1951, in the Methodist Church in Pittsburg.
Mr. Franklin was a foreman at Old Ben 24 Coal Mine.
Mrs. Franklin was a florist.
The couple has a son, Brett Franklin of Johnston City. One son, James Keith Franklin, is now deceased. They also have two grandchildren.