Barton and Donna Maxie of Crothersville plan to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 2 in the parish hall at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Wegan.
Family and friends are invited, but the couple are requesting no gifts.
Barton and the former Donna Stuckwisch were married Feb. 1, 1964, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Wegan. The Rev. Alfred Boester, who is now deceased, officiated.
The couple have three children, Jodie (Reed) Dunn, Temple, Texas, Julie (Jonathan) Isaacs, Vallonia, and Wes (Tasha) Maxie, Brownstown; and 10 grandchildren, Derek, Dustin and Jamie Sovern, Emma and William Dunn, Samantha, Jessica and Luke Isaacs and Ty and Katie Maxie.
Barton Maxie retired from Cummins Engine Co. after 39 years and enjoys farming and hunting. Donna Maxie is a homemaker and seamstress and enjoys crocheting, cross-stitch and making quilts. Both are members of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Wegan.