Martin and Mary Ann Hopkins of Spring Hill celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with 80 family members and friends at Silverthorn Country Club on Feb. 20. The couple was married Feb. 19, 1966, at Our Lady of Libra Catholic Church in West New York, N.J.
Mr. Hopkins served 41/2 years in the Marines, and Mrs. Hopkins worked in the clerical field. They had two sons: Army Command Sgt. Maj. Martin J. Hopkins, stationed in Missouri, and Marc, who is deceased. They have six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. The couple plans a cruise to Bermuda and the Bahamas in April.