O.A. (Mel) and Marcia Melton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 9 at Ada Arts and Heritage Center.
The event will be hosted by their daughters and spouses, Vicki and Sam Hardin, Dana and Jim Foster and Tonya and Jason Kinsey.
The couple was married Sept. 14, 1967, in San Antonio, Texas. They moved to Ada in 1972. Mr. Melton retired from Valley View Regional Hospital in 1995. Mrs. Melton managed the Arlington Dairy Queen until her retirement in 1995. After they retired, they both worked for Ada City Schools until their final retirement.
They both enjoy camping, fishing and spending time with family.
Along with their three daughters, they have four granddaughters, a great grandson and one on the way. They have five step-grandchildren.
Mr. Melton also has three children from a previous marriage, three grandchildren and a great-granddaughter, all residing in Texas.
All family and friends are welcome to share in this special occasion.