James P. and Shirley Noble of Alton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 17, 2015.
James P. Noble and the former Shirley Clowers were married July 17, 1965, at Cherry Street Baptist Church in Alton. The Rev. Freeman Privett officiated at the wedding.
James retired from Illinois Power Company.
Shirley retired from the Alton School District.
They have two children, Stacey Noble Loveland of Alton and Beth (Frank) Bowles of Alton.
They have two grandchildren, Ty Loveland and Tanner Miles.
The couple enjoys golfing, spending time with their grandsons and are active members of Resurrection Lutheran Church in Godfrey.