Francis and Jerldine Carlile, Kokomo, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner on Thanksgiving.
Francis and the former Jerldine Huddleston were married Nov. 23, 1947, in Mount Zion Wesleyan Church by the Rev. Rensey Otis.
Jerldine is a housewife, and Francis worked as a guard at Delco Electronics before his retirement.
Their children are Rita and Danny Etherington, Galveston, Dianna and Jay Evans, Kokomo, Teresa and Scotty Burns, Tipton, and Rich and Lenita Carlile, Greentown. They have seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.