Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Bell of Carbondale celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a reception Saturday, Sept. 3, at Legends at Walker's Bluff in Carterville.
Clifford Bell Jr., and Flossie Eanes were married Aug. 23, 1956, in Mound City.
Mr. Bell worked in maintenance.
Mrs. Bell worked in childcare.
The couple has one child, Gregory Bell, who is deceased; and seven children surviving including Gina Kemp of Warrensburg, Missouri, Gita Doss of Springfield, Gaylon Bell of Carbondale, Glenda Cawthon of Carbondale, Gwanda Tribbet of Springfield, Gardeth Bell of Springfield and Gabriel of Highland, Indiana. They also have 23 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.