The couple was married on Oct. 17, 1950 in Forestdale.
He is a minister and she is a retired nurse’s aid from Jo-LinHealth Center.
They have three children: Jack Edward Boggs andJerry Lee Boggs, both of Florida and Paul K. Boggs of Virginia. Paul K. recently earned his masters in theology from Liberty University.
They also have five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Rev. and Mrs. Boggs celebrated with a small party on Wednesday, Oct. 13. at their home.