Command Sergeant Major Clyde Hayes and Peggie Hayes of Camden will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 16.
They were married March 16, 1963 in Baltimore, Maryland right before Clyde left to go on duty. The couple moved to Camden in November of 2004.
Clyde is a member of the South Carolina State Guard.
The Hayes belong to Mt. Joshua Missionary Baptish Church in Camden.
They will celebrate their anniversary with family and friends from Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Maryland.