James and Wanda Long have been married for 50 years. The couple were married on Jan. 3, 1964, at Elk Creek Baptist Church in Spencer County by the Rev. Jack Richardson.
She is retired from the Shelby County Farm Service Agency, and he is retired from Brunswick Corporation.
They have a son, Scott; daughter-in-law, Marsha; granddaughter Peyton; and grandson, Brandon all of whom live in Richmond.
All friends and relatives are invited to celebrate their golden anniversary from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 5, 2014, at the Elk Creek Baptist Church.