Robert J. “Bob” and Janice White of Polk County, who wed Aug. 5, 1960, were honored at an anniversary dinner with their family. The Whites met when Mr. White worked in the men’s department at Parks Belk and Mrs. White came in to buy a gift for a boyfriend. They were married at Smyrna Baptist Church in Ocoee. The Rev. J. Lake Gibson, pastor, officiated. The Whites have served the Lord faithfully and are both active in Shiloh Baptist Church in Ocoee. They love to sing and play the piano and have taught Sunday school for 40 years. The couple has two children, Robin Locke and husband, Jimmy, and Julie Kyker and husband, Charles; seven grandchildren: Rachel, Emma and Bryson Locke and Mary Grace, Ashley Beth, Molly Ann and Joseph Kyker; and one great-granddaughter, Alice Kyker.