Mr. and Mrs. John Dean Doyle, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary January 20 with a surprise reception at Concord Baptist Church, Jefferson City, hosted by their children. John Dean Doyle and Mary Elaine Woody were married January 20, 1968, at Campground Christian Church, Meta. Rev. Earl Jones officiated. They were attended by Cynthia Malone, deceased; Cheryl (Seaton) Barnhart, Meta; James Doyle, O'Fallon; and Edward Doyle, Jefferson City. Mr. and Mrs. Doyle have two children: Ann Santulli and her husband Paul Santulli, Smithville; and David Doyle and his wife Olivia Doyle, Blue Springs. They also have seven grandchildren: Erika Santulli, Kiera Santulli, Dominic Santulli, Ace Santulli, Axl Santulli, Isidore Santulli, and Savannah Doyle.