Joseph Denny and Judy Ellen (Duncan) Blakley of Kingsport will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception to be held in their honor from 2 to 4 p.m., Aug. 16, 2014, in the Family Life Center at Temple Baptist Church.
The event is being hosted by their children, grandchildren and family.
The couple was married Aug. 21, 1964, at Temple Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bill Pennell officiating.
They are the parents of Becky Flora-Waterman of Kingsport and Andy Blakley of Kingsport. They are the grandparents of Brett Flora, Katie Flora, Logan Blakley, Anna Flora, Adam Flora, Taylor Blakley and Blake Waterman, all of Kingsport.
Mr. Blakley retired from Eastman Chemical Co. Mrs. Blakley retired from Holston Valley Medical Center.
The presence of family and friends is the only gift requested.