Ed and Janet Heaton, Kokomo, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.
Ed and the former Janet Fortune were married Aug. 31, 1963, in Fairfield Christian Church. They lived in Florida for nine years and moved to Asheville, N.C., where they opened a Thrifty Muffler and Brake Shop. After retirement, they moved back to Kokomo.
Their children are Tammy and husband Scott Gregory, Kokomo, and Derek Heaton of Bradenton, Fla. Their grandchildren are Gavin, Aaron and Justice.