Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Hawkins of Columbiana and Edgewater, Fla., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3 with a family dinner at their son's home in Bellville. They are also celebrating with a Caribbean cruise in late November.
The former Erma Kaminski and Mr. Hawkins were married on Aug. 3, 1963, at the First Christian Church in Salem.
Mr. Hawkins retired from Gottschall Tool and Die after 35 years. He now works part-time at McMaster Farms in Columbiana.
Mrs. Hawkins retired from Salem Label.
Mr. and Mrs. Hawkins have two sons, Paul (Tami) Hawkins of Columbus and James (Anita) Hawkins of Bellville. A daughter, Carol Ann Hawkins, is deceased.
They also have four grandchildren, Jessica Hawkins, Parker Hawkins, Alaina Hawkins and Zech Hawkins.