Anniversaries — July 12

Buster and Phyllis Wooten of Portales will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary 4-7 p.m. Friday at Larry Levacy’s residence.

The celebration will be hosted by their children, Larry and Joy Levacy, Bill and Wynn Simon and Shawn and Kristy Wooten; and their grandchildren, Ashleigh and Aaron Simon, Kendall and Kyle Levacy and Samantha and Kolby Wooten.

The couple was married July 15, 1961, in Texico.

They have three children and six grandchildren.

They are both retired state employees.

The celebration is open to friends and relatives.