James David and Ella Ruth Rose of Meeker will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a come-and-go celebration from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Forest Baptist Church, located 6 miles north and ¼ miles west of Meeker.
Ella Ruth Grove and James David Rose were united in marriage Dec. 12, 1963, in Shawnee.
Their children are Wesley Paul Coffey of Meeker, David Wendell Coffey of Guthrie, and Susan Janelle (Rose) Steele of Tulsa.
They have two granddaughters, Sarah Nichole Steele of Stillwater, and Stephanie Rose Steele of Norman.
James is a 1959 graduate of Shawnee High School. He is retired from OG&E.
Ella is a 1955 graduate of Meeker High School. She is a homemaker.