Thomas and Rosalyn Barton were honored at a drop-in reception for their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15, 2013, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Aiken.

They were married at Fort Richardson in Anchorage, Alaska, on June 14, 1963, while Thomas was serving in the U.S. Army. They celebrated with many family members and friends.

They have three children, Tim and Peggy Barton, Steve and Amanda Smith, and Ashley and Casey Barton. They also have seven grandchildren.

Thank you to everyone who made their special day possible.