Carl and Jerilyn Manlief of Westport plan to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house hosted by their children and grandchildren from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 9 in the Roger McClellan Fellowship Hall at Sardinia Baptist Church. They also celebrated with their family in Tennessee and North Carolina.
Mr. Manlief and the former Jerilyn Houze were married Aug. 2, 1964, at Sardinia Baptist Church by the Rev. Ben Philbeck.
Mr. Manlief retired from Cummins Inc. and Mrs. Manlief retired from South Decatur Elementary School.
The couple have two children, Ardena Mullikin of North Vernon and Dwight Manlief of Osgood. They also have two grandchildren.