Laudis and Margie Coley of McRae, Arkansas, will celebrate 65 years of marriage on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. Their children are hosting a come-and-go reception from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at the McRae Community Center in McRae. All family and friends are welcome to attend. The couple requests no gifts.

Laudis and Margie were married in Gallup, New Mexico, on Aug. 1, 1949. They are the parents of Allan Coley and Angella Coley, both of McRae. The couple has seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.