Albert and Brenda Watkins will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011. There will be a reception held in their honor from 3-4:30 p.m. Sunday, at the Bangs Church of Christ fellowship hall. The Bangs Church of Christ is located at 306 Fitzgerald Street in Bangs, Texas. All friends and family are invited to help celebrate this great occasion. No gifts please.

Albert and Brenda were married on Aug. 7, 1961, in Brownwood, Texas. They have lived in the Brownwood area their entire married lives. They are both enjoying retirement.

The reception will be hosted by the couples sons, Nick Watkins and Mike Watkins, daughter-in-law, Karen Watkins and grandchildren, Phillip, Cody, Katie, Mikey and Chelsea.