Carl L. and Carol Vowels Whitman Jr. of Sonora will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Sept. 8, 2012.
They were married Sept. 8, 1962, at Holy Name Church in Louisville.
Mrs. Whitman retired from Kentucky Farm Bureau after 27 years.
Mr. Whitman retired from Jedico.
They have three daughters, Amy Mouser, Laura Grimes, and Susan Key, and eight grandchildren.
A celebration in their honor will be 2-4 p.m. Sept. 16, 2012, at Our Lady of Mercy Church in Hodgenville.