50th anniversary: JoAnn and Howard Shelburne

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Howard and JoAnn Shewmaker Shelburne of Simpsonville have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on Nov. 2, 1962, by Howard Shelburne’s brother, Rev. Ivan Shelburne, at Taylorsville Christian Church.

They have one son, Troy Shelburne, who is married to Dana, and one daughter, Melissa Todd and who is married to Jason Todd. All of them live in Taylorsville. They also have five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

The Shelburnes will celebrate with a buffet meal at 4-8 p.m. Nov. 2 at the Taylorsville Community Center. Friends and relatives are invited. The couple requests no gifts.