Harold and Helen Dixon

Mr. and Mrs. Harold Dixon of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3 with a family celebration.

They were married Aug. 3, 1963 at Richland Bible Church, Dysart.

Mrs. Dixon is the former Helen Dibert.

The couple have three children: Harold Jr. of Akron, Pa.; Donald of Flinton; and Dana McGarvey of Coalport.

They also have four grandchildren.

Mr. Dixon retired from Tanoma Coal Co.

He is a member of United Mine Workers of America and the Free and Accepted Masons.

Mrs. Dixon retired as a florist.

Both are members of Richland Bible Church.