James and Marcia O'Bleness of Copeland celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 26, 2011.

Cards may be sent to them at Box 85, Copeland, KS 67837.

James O'Bleness and Marcia Wyckoff were married Aug. 26, 1961, at the First United Methodist Church in Cimarron, in a ceremony officiated by the Rev. R.W. Treder.

They have a son, Lance Lane O'Bleness of Kingwood, Texas; a daughter, Karina Kay O'Bleness-Kornele of Georgetown, Texas; and a son, Neil Olin O'Bleness of Tampa, Fla. They have nine grandchildren.