Ralph and Marilyn Worm were married on Aug. 24, 1963, at St. Joseph Catholic Church by Father Dellert.
She is the former Marilyn Erbach.
They were both born in Conway and attended and graduated from St. Joseph High School. They began dating in high school and dated through college at Arkansas State Teachers College. They were married after graduating with their degrees in teaching.
Ralph retired from Freightliner as a parts salesman. Marilyn works for the Catholic Diocese in Little Rock.
They celebrated their anniversary beginning with mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church and then a dinner at Mike’s Place with their brothers and sisters, children and grandchildren.
They have three children, Randy (Tammy) Worm, Robert (Katie) Worm, Renee’ (Joe) Thrash, and eight grandchildren, Lauren Worm, Robert Worm Jr., Sydney Worm, Olivia Havens, Benjamin Thrash, Austin Thrash, Kate Thrash and Anna Thrash.