Kenneth and Rita Gibson will celebrate their 61st anniversary on June 16, 2012.
They plan a trip to Tennessee to celebrate.
Kenneth retired from Crucible Steel in 1992. Rita is a housewife.
They were married June 16, 1951, at St. Ann’s Church in Howardstown.
They have six children, Joseph Kenny Ray Gibson, Eugenia Butler, Dorman Gibson, Joey Gibson, Venita Hawkins and Viola Hawkins; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren with one on the way.