Quinton and Vickie Dodd celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, July 17, 2017.

Quinton Dodd and Vickie Lucas were married on June 17, 1967, in Bellflower, California, high school sweethearts, the couple married following Vickie's high school graduation. A year older, he was a member of the football team, while she was a member of the drill team.

The Dodds moved to Grove in 1995, in order to live on the lake. They own the Dodd Company, a real estate agency in Grove.

The couple have two sons: Randy and his wife Kim, Bella Vista, Arkansas, and Branon and his wife, Trisha, Broken Arrow, and four grandchildren: Paxton and Gannon of Bella Vista, and Seth and Brooke of Broken Arrow.

The Dodds will celebrate their anniversary with a reception, hosted by their children from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 24, at Grove's First Baptist Church. The omission of gifts is requested.