Donna and Alvie Covington of Pasco were surprised with a 50th wedding anniversary celebration Feb. 12 at the Holiday Inn Express in Pasco.
They were married Feb. 11 1962, at the Benton City Methodist Church in Benton City. They are lifelong residents of the Mid-Columbia.
Donna retired from work with the Pasco School District after 23 years.
Alvie retired from the Pasco Fire Department after 25 years.
They have two children, Jerry Covington of Castle Rock and Cheryl Covington of Pasco.
They have two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.