Charles and Mary Jane (Overbay) Penley of Kingsport, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a weekend stay in a cabin in Lake Lure, N.C.
The event is being hosted by their children, granddaughter and their good friend, Dian Smith.
The couple was married on Dec. 21, 1963 at First Broad Street United Methodist Church with Dr. John Rustin officiating.
They are the parents of Chas and Melanie Penley of Kingsport; Lana Penley of Portland, Ore.; Justin and Erin Penley of Kingsport, and Brett and Alana Penley of Chamblee, Ga. They are the grandparents of Laurel Baye Penley and Brayden Zane Penley.
Mr. Penley retired from Tennessee Eastman Co. Mrs. Penley retired from Kingsport City Schools.