Gary and Betty Jackson

Gary and Betty (Ankrom) Jackson, of Manchester, celebrated 60 years of marriage.

The couple was married Nov. 23, 1957 at Central Christian Church in Jacksonville, Ill.

They have three children: Melanie (Dennis) Glew, of Riverdale, Pam (Larry) Murley, of Aurora and Gary (Roxie) Jackson of Manchester. They have nine grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

The couple celebrated with a family dinner in Cedar Rapids Nov. 4.