WICKLIFFE — Mr. and Mrs. Jim Edwards of Wickliffe celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a surprise reception at Grace Methodist Church in La Center, followed by a family luncheon.
Mr. Edwards and the former Beverly Jean Hines were married Sept. 20, 1953, by the Rev. S. Hughes Garvin at Grace Episcopal Church in Paducah.
Mrs. Edwards is a retired chief dietitian from Western Baptist Hospital. She is the daughter of the late Harry Allen and Bernece Young Hines.
Mr. Edwards is a retired county agent for the University of Kentucky Extension Service. He is the son of the late Everett and Hattie Mallory Edwards.
They are the parents of Mark Edwards of Ledbetter and Dawn Carroll of Paducah. They have four grandchildren, one deceased grandchild, and one great-grandchild.