Ann and Billy Sorensen, of Eastpoint, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday.

The Sorensens were married on Dec. 13, 1963 in Apalachicola.

The Sorensens have two sons, William Arlen and wife Andrea Sorensen, of Eastpoint, their son William Joseph and wife Alexis Sorensen, and grandchildren Drew, Desire and Michael; and Charles Sorensen, of Georgia; and granddaughters Chelsea and Chloe.

Billy Sorensen is a retired commercial fishermen, and nearing age 72, he continues to work in the bay. Wife Ann is retired from the seafood industry as well.