Mr. and Mrs. Fred Sherwood of Springfield will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Aug. 14, 2016, with their family.

Mr. Sherwood and the former Kay Byers were married Aug. 14, 1956, in the Christian Church in Petersburg.

They are the parents of Denise Sherwood and Rase (Amy) Sherwood. They also have two grandchildren, Kaytlin and Rase Jr. Sherwood.

Fred and Kay are retired teachers and Fred coached in the area for several years.