Ted and Mary Alice “Mousie” Russell celebrated 50 years of marriage during 2014.
They were married on May 2, 1964, at Welcome Home Baptist Church.
In April, they celebrated with a thrilling 800‑foot‑long zipline ride at Massanutten Resort in Harrisonburg.
On May 3, they were surprised with a 50th year anniversary celebration given by their family at First Baptist Church in Hillsville.
Other celebratory experiences included a trip to Sea World, Magic Kingdom and Universal Studios in October.