CLARKSVILLE -- Tom and Paula Barnett will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 16, on the family farm at 15657 Union Ave., Clarksville.
They were married Dec. 2, 1967, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Greene.
Tom continues to farm and sell seed for Kruger Seeds, and Paula retired from the Clarksville Star after 25 years of employment.
Hosting the event will be their children, Greg and Amy Barnett of Plainfield, Randy and Janelle Darst of Cedar Falls and Phil and April Barnett of Clarksville. They also have six grandchildren, Jacob and Dawson Barnett, Mitchell and Marie Darst and Tommy and Harley Barnett.
No invitations are being sent, and no gifts are requested.