Mr. and Mrs. Walter Poe Jr., Urbana, celebrated their 50th anniversary Aug. 7. They were married on that date in 1965.
They are the parents of Brian Poe and Kerri Beavers and have three grandchildren.
Mr. Poe is retired from BASF, and Mrs. Poe is retired from Champaign County.
A celebration in their honor was held Aug. 9, 2014.