Robert and Penelope Wells will celebrate 50 years of marriage with a family cruise to Bermuda.
The couple resided in Christopher Creek for many years before moving to Mauldin, S.C. to be close to family.
They were married June 14, 1958 at St. Paul's Methodist Church in Phoenix.
Their children are Robert Desson Wells of Janesville, Wis., Lance Lee (Felicia) Wells of Surprise, Ariz., Russell Emerson (Eileen) Wells of Simpsonville, S.C., and Kayelen (Paul) Savitz of Greer, S.C.
The couple has 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.