Walter Spencer Matz and Mary Lou (Jacobs) Matz will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.

The couple was married May 30, 1954 in Woodsfield.

Their children are Cheryl Briggs, Bob Matz, Sue (Dan) Jones, Rick Matz, all of Ashland, and Tom Matz (deceased). The couple also have 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Both Walter and Mary Lou are retired.

A family cookout is being planned to celebrate.