James and Sally Diamond of Hinton, Iowa, will celebrate 50 years of marriage with a family vacation later this summer.
James Diamond married the former Sally Shook on July 29, 1967. Their children are: Tammy and Doug Maxfield of West Des Moines, Iowa; Wendy and Mike Prins of Hinton, Iowa; Michelle and Rick Kinnaman of Sioux City, Iowa; Jamie and Keith Seier of Plainfield, Illinois. They have nine grandchildren.
James is a retired assistant chief for the Sioux City Fire Department. Sally is a retired senior information technologies officer for Tyson Foods.