Mt. Vernon —
Don and Wanda Avery were married Oct. 5, 1962, in Opdyke at Opdyke Missionary Baptist Church. Kenneth Holland married the couple.
Don is retired and enjoys staying at home with their dog, Rocky. Wanda works at Walgreens Distribution in Mt. Vernon.
They have two children, Mike Avery, who is married to Shannon Avery, and they have two children, Amelia and Josh. They reside in Opdyke.
Their second child, Melissa Hubbard, married Brian Hubbard and they have two children, Brittany and Brett, and they reside in Mt. Vernon.
A celebration will be held Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Bonnie Cafe in Bonnie.