John Henry and Norma Christine (Short) Hulse will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 1 to 4 p.m., Nov. 2, 2013, at Homeland Baptist Church, 2504 Hawaii St., Kingsport.
The event is being hosted by their children.
The couple was married Nov. 2, 1963, in Weber City, Va., with the Rev. Claude Taylor officiating.
They are the parents of Kristie Hood and husband Jim of Kingsport, and Johnny Hulse of Kingsport. They are the grandparents of Brandon Hood and wife Cassi of Gray.
Mr. Hulse retired from Eastman Chemical Company in 1999. Mrs. Hulse is a full-time homemaker.