Dean and Joyce Nelson, Walton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 16 at the American Legion, 111 S. Depot St., Walton.
Dean and the former Joyce Deniston were married Sept. 16, 1962, at Blue Ball Christian Church, Walton, by Pastor Bob Hankins.
Joyce is a homemaker and Dean is a farmer.
Their children are Becky and husband Kenny Collins, Logansport, and Beth and husband Rick Collins, Galveston. They have four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.