James and Phyllis Ann Blair Franks of Madisonville, formerly of Whitesburg, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 3. They were married by Grover Crabtree in Clintwood, Va., on July 3, 1964. He is from Whitesburg and she is from Craft’s Colly. The couple have three sons, Donald, Scott and Christopher, and a grandson, Dawson. They will celebrate at home with family. Pictured above are James and Phyllis Ann Franks. Below, they are pictured 50 years ago.