Brice and Jo Ann Baker of Whitesburg, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 13. Family and friends will host a reception in their honor on Saturday, July 5, from 2 to 4 p.m. and Jeremiah Missionary Baptist Church at Jeremiah. All family and friends are invited. No gifts, but cards will be appreciated. He is a retired coal miner and she is a substitute teacher. The couple have three children, Balisa Southworth, Georgetown, Brandon Baker, Whitesburg, and Brian Baker, Madison, Wisc., and six grandchildren.