Charles and Doris Banks of Buford recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary. They were married August 29,1958 in Gwinnett County.

Charles is retired from General Motors Doraville plant and Doris is a homemaker.

The couple’s children are Laurie Davis, Ed and Kim Banks, James Banks, Jeff and Andrea Banks, Daniel Banks and Reed Rosser. They have 11 grand-children; Trisha and Don Stone, Tabitha and Jon MacKenzie, Seth, Chris, Greg and Stevie Banks, Nick Duran, Logan and Caitlin Banks, Billy Howard and Zach Maxey. They also have four great-grandchildren; Kelsey, Kayla and Matt Cole and Chase MacKenzie, and 1 great-great-grandchild; Morgan Clouse.

They celebrated with family and friends.