Mr. and Mrs. Ted Morton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 10.
They will celebrate with a reception for family and friends from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 11 in Kingston First Baptist Church family life center.
Morton and the former Carolyn Christopher were married on Sept. 10, 1960, in Kingston, with Brother Rudder officiating.
He is retired from Martin Marietta, and she is retired from the Roane County Health Department.
The couple has three children: Karen Morton of Atlantic Beach, Fla., Ted Morton Jr. and Amy Workman, both of Kingston.