Gwen (Hadaway) and Russell Anthony celebrated 50 years of marriage having married on Nov. 9, 1963. They had two sons, Steve (Rhonda) and Todd (June 11, 1973-Oct. 10, 1991) and three granddaughters, Mary Todd, Lilly and Haleigh Frances.
R. L. worked with Alabama Power for 15 years before becoming owner of HH Accounting.
The couple celebrated their anniversary with a luncheon with family and friends at Timberline Country club on Nov. 23. Coordinating this event was their son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Rhonda, and their granddaughters.