Donald and Joyce Francis of Kennewick will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. on May 15 at South Hills Church in Kennewick.
They were married April 8, 1960, at Golden Glades Baptist Church in Opa-Locka, Fla. They moved from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to the Tri-Cities 26 years ago.
Joyce retired from Florida Power and Light Company in 1983. She volunteered at Grace Clinic and the Tri-Cities Cancer Center.
Donald retired from the city of Pasco in 1995. He served as Pasco's police chief from 1983 to 1995. He was also an active member of Kiwanis.
They have two children, Teri Davies of West Richland and Scott Francis of Pittsburgh, Pa. They have four grandchildren.