Leighton and Marilyn Fairbairn of Garden City will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 14, 2013.

Leighton Fairbairn and Marilyn Blankenship were married June 14, 1953, at First Christian Church in Great Bend.

Their children are Scott Fairbairn and his wife Sheri of Oklahoma City; Jan Scott and her husband Jim of Dodge City; Brad Fairbairn and his wife Kathy of Cornelia, Ga.; and Lance Fairbairn and his wife Janice of Wichita. Their oldest son, Kyle, is deceased.

They have nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The Fairbairns have been residents of Garden City for 56 years.