PAYNE – Mr. and Mrs. Charles Dunham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Charles Dunham and Debra Scarbrough were married August 19, 1967 at the Grover Hill Zion United Methodist Church by Rev. Paul Miller.

They are the parents of five children, Ryan (Jodi) Dunham, of Colorado Springs, Colo., Kim (James) Karness, of Marion, Ind., Jason (Sheila) Dunham, of Payne, Melissa (Ben) Moore, of Woodburn, and Patric (Jody) Dunham, of Paulding. They have 16 grandchildren.

A surprise anniversary party was given by the couple’s children on Aug. 12 at the Paulding Church of the Nazarene.