Bob and Virginia Carter will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner party.
Bob Carter and the former Virginia Albrecht were married in Weatherford on Aug. 16, 1953. They were both students at Texas Wesleyan College when they met.
They moved to Granbury in 1973 and several years later Bob retired from Alcon Laboratories as the Vice President of Manufacturing.
They have been members of Acton United Methodist Church for 40 years.
Bob and Virginia have enjoyed many years of traveling together. They visited China, Australia, New Zealand, and the Scandinavian and European countries. They also spent many years traveling in their Airstream trailer and spent summers in Colorado.
The family celebration is being hosted by their daughters, Mindy Price of Granbury and Julie Scott of Dallas.
They have seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.