Gary and JoAnn (Robinette) Dashney of Payson have celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary. The couple were married on April 14, 1954 in Phoenix.
The Dashneys moved to Payson in 1976 where Gary has been a civil engineer and JoAnn a homemaker.
They have five children: Susan and Rick Raymond of Taos, N.M., Gary and Debbie Dashney of Glendale, Pamela and Bill Easton of Payson, Michelle and Pat Haynes of Payson, and Kurt Dashney also of Payson. A son, James is deceased. They also have 12 grandchildren.
The Dashneys spent their anniversary vacationing.