Lee and Carolyn Carlson, Lawrence, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in Grand Lake, Colo., with family later this month.

Lee Carlson and Carolyn Wheaton were married June 6, 1959, at First Baptist Church, Hutchinson.

Lee is a retired American Baptist minister and Carolyn is a retired preschool teacher.

They have four daughters, Christy Currier and husband Don, Ottawa; Suzanne Miller, Emporia; Lynne Shaw and husband Peter, Fairfield, Calif.; and Jennifer Lowe and husband Bill, Union, Mo.; and eight grandchildren.