Jerry and Gloria Herring of Rockdale celebrated their 50th anniversary with family and friends at Franks Marina pavilion at the Belton Lake/Dam on May 11. They renewed their vows officiated by the Rev. Anthony Kiddy. Prayers were led by the Rev. Robert Love. A reception followed with hosts Nikki, Kolby, Dustin, Kayla, and Corey; and honorary hosts Chris and Holly Barnes of Alabama.

Gloria Weaks of Temple married Jerry Herring on married on May 2, 1969, at the Church of God of Temple

They are parents of the late Dwayne R. Herring; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

They have lived in Central Texas for 40 years