Longtime Godfrey residents Pastor Tom and Leola Olney recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. Having pastored Faith Baptist Church for 50 years this fall, an outpouring of the church family and friends totally surprised the couple with a reception hosted by their children at Castelli’s in Alton. Their children are Jim and Jennifer Marchman, Lee’s Summit, Mo.; Nathanael and NiCol Olney, Navarre, Fla.; Ethan and Aubrey Olney, Hershey, Penn.; Barton and Amy Olney, Godfrey; and Daniel and Janna Marinelli, Traveler’s Rest, S.C. The Olneys have 18 grandchildren.