Lynn and Shirley (Williams) Montgomery, of Washington, celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary Wednesday. The couple wed Oct. 27, 1956, at the United Methodist Church in Doe Run.

The union was blessed with four children: daughter Susan Yeager and spouse Bob, Kansas City; son Craig Montgomery and fiancee Kelly Hadley, Charlotte, North Carolina; late son Brad Montgomery; and daughter Cindy Montgomery, of the home.

The couple has nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.