Larry and Lorell Cotten of Monte Vista will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception Saturday, June 24, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Crawford Community Church. Friends of the couple are invited to join the celebration.
The Cottens were married June 11, 1967, at the First Christian Church in Montrose. Larry is a retired contractor; Lorell was a stay-at-home mom, teacher and bank receptionist at various times.
They have two sons, Craig Cotten of Monte Vista and Todd Cotten of Portland, Ore., as well as four grandchildren.
At their March 5 meeting Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes made two appointments to the county planning commission. Steve Shea was reappointed for a three-year term.