Robert and Alta Hill of Morrilton, formerly of Clinton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, Oct. 26. They met in Little Rock and married in 1962 at the Russellville home of G.L. and Jean Peters with Mr. Peters officiating.
They have two children: Robin Hill Coker and husband Roger of Searcy, and Bobby Hill and wife Pam of Fayetteville. They have six grandchildren: Joel Ward of Conway, Acacia Coker of Harrison, Hannah Coker of Searcy, and Colton, Dakota and Audrey Hill of Fayetteville; and one great-grandchild, Myrissa of Harrison.
Robert is retired from the Arkansas State Police, and Alta is retired from the Van Buren County Democrat.
The couple celebrated with family Oct. 13 with dinner and dessert in Conway and the viewing in their home of an anniversary video recounting their lives together.