They will celebrate the golden event with a supper with their children and grandchildren, brothers and sisters.
Their childen are Jane and Bryon McInnis Orange City; Tim and Michele Van Wyhe of Le Mars, and Lynn and Mark Haubrich of Le Mars. They have eight grandchilden and one great-grandchild.
Jim is employed by Huebner Trucking of Hawarden.
The couple has made Ireton their home for 50 years and they reside at 109 Centennial Drive.