Carter "Bud" and Lorraine Williams celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 2. They met in California while Bud was in the Navy, finishing 20 years. They moved to Payson 26 years ago. Bud was the first owner of Bud's Plumbing and Electrical Supply on Main Street and the first town building inspector. Lorraine is a retired nurse.
The couple have two daughters and one grandson, and they will celebrate their anniversary in Branson, Mo.
Bud is from Arkansas and Lorraine is a native of Arizona.