Charles and Elizabeth (Jackson) Ray were married May 18, 1952 in the First Presbyterian Church in Rushville with Rev. Allen Breedlove officiating.
The Rays began their life together in a home at Anchorage, Alaska. Charles was stationed in Alaska with the U.S. Air Force. Most of their life has been spent in Rush County.
Charles is retired from Copeland Corporation. Elizabeth retired from providing child day care for many years.
They are the parents of four daughters: Linda Lupold of Sullivan, Cynthia (Phillip) Myers of Dana, Denise (Phillip) Connolly and Ruthanne (Robert) Weatherly of Rushville. They have six grandsons, one granddaughter, and three great granddaughters, and one great grandson.
Charles and Elizabeth will be honored with a reception for their 60th Anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. June 10 in the First Presbyterian Church Christian Education Building.
They invite family and friends to come and help celebrate this very special day.