John and Mary Shannon Bradshaw of Waddy have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on Aug. 1, 1963, in Livingston, Tenn.
He is retired from General Electric Appliance Park. She is the former Mary Shannon Rankin and retired from Shelby County government as county treasurer.
They have one daughter, Shannon Bradshaw, a son-in-law, Gregory A. Darst, and two grandchildren, Laura Kathryn and Matthew Gregory, all of Waddy.
They will celebrate at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Waddy Ruritan Club, 1171 Kings Highway.