J. Richard and Betty Hite of Franklin will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on July 18 with family at Community Congregational Church.

Mr. Hite and his wife, the former Betty Robrock, were married July 17, 1955, in Huntington County.

He is a retired farmer and truck driver.

She is retired from the U.S. Department of Commerce.

The have five children, David, Darl, Dale, Dean and Deanne Hite; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.