Raleigh and Laura Batty will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 18. They were married in Star City, Ind. in 1959.
A reception is planned with friends and their four children and their spouses, Christiana (David) Hopper, Gail (Jennett); Warren (Tabitha), John (April). They have ten grandchildren.
Raleigh and Laura moved to Prescott Valley 12 years ago.
Raleigh is the pulpit minister for the Prescott Valley Church of Christ.