H.L. "Hank" and JoAnn Bratcher Beatty of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 31, 2013.
They were married Aug. 31, 1963, in Jeffersonville, Ind.
Mr. Beatty retired after 35 years from Fort Knox. He enjoys hunting.
Mrs. Beatty enjoys crocheting.
They have four children; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.