Dale and June Beecroft of Payson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, September 9.
They were united in marriage on September 9, 1954 at Roney's Point United Presbyterian Church in Roney's Point, W.Va.
June is the daughter of the late Earl and Mary Atkinson of Roney's Point, and is a retired Registered Nurse, a 1955 graduate of the Ohio Valley General Hospital School of Nursing, Wheeling, W.Va.
Dale is the son of the late Floyd and Lorena Beecroft of Elm Grove, W.Va. He is a U.S. Air Force veteran and retired after 35 years with Arizona Public Service Company of Phoenix.
The Beecrofts lived in Phoenix for 37 years and have made their home in Payson for the past 11 years. Their family has had a summer home in Thompson Draw Two since 1957.
They are parents of two sons. The family includes Allen and his wife, Marcie, of Phoenix; David and his wife, Karen, of Chandler; and two grandchildren, Danial and Kelli of Chandler.