RICHMOND - Francis "Buzz" and Shirley Elliott of Richmond celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a surprise party on Oct. 16 hosted by their family.
They were married Oct. 14, 1960, in Winchester, Va.
He is the son of the late Charles and Helen Elliott. He is employed at Anthony Mining.
She is the daughter of the late William and Mabel Roth and is a homemaker.
They have a daughter, Debra Bailey, and two sons, Richard and Jeffrey. They also have four grandchildren.