Lee and Helen Hodgen of Franklin are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary with their family.

Mr. Hodgen and his wife, the former Helen Dungan, were married Dec. 2, 1950, at First Presbyterian Church of Franklin.

He is retired as a salesman for Edgecomb Metals.

The couple have three children, Kathleen (Ron) Schutz, Beth (John) Auld and Julie (Jon) Pio; and six grandchildren.