Roy and Mattie Hodges Patterson of Sonora celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary with their family at Doe Run Inn on Aug. 14, 2009.
They were married Aug. 14, 1954, in Jeffersonville, Ind.
Mr. Patterson is retired from Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance and is a member of First Baptist Church in Sonora.
Mrs. Patterson is a homemaker and is also a member of First Baptist Church in Sonora.
They have eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.