John and Nancy Gilliland of Franklin recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family trip to northern Wisconsin.

Mr. Gilliland and his wife, the former Nancy Lorts, were married June 12, 1955, at Hope Moravian Church in Hope.

He is a retired obstetrician and gynecologist.

She is a homemaker and retired nurse.

They have five daughters, Joy Hicks, Sherry Cheek, Beth O’Brien, Becky McClung and Christy Coner; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.