Russell and Betty Meade of Buford recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married Oct. 11, 1953, in Gulfport, Miss. They are both retired and have four children: David Meade, married to Kathy; Stephen Meade; Rebecca McKelvey, married to Bill; and Tim Meade, married to Claudia. They also have seven grandchildren: Andrew Meade, married to Natalie, Elizabeth Meath, Nathan Meade, Dakota Moore, Meagan Meade, Amanda Meade and Valentine Meade and one great-grandchild, Jasper Meade.