Charlia Hayden and Patricia Hayden of East Alton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 27, 2016.
Charlia Hayden and the former Patricia Fritchman were married on Oct. 27, 1956, in Wood River. Their ceremony was officiated by Rev. Long.
Charlia is a retired barber.
Patricia retired from Owens Illinois.
The couple have three children, Bill Hayden of Medora, Danny Hayden of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Robbie Hayden of East Alton.
They also have two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.