The Picketts' were married on Oct. 27, 1961, at the Brazil First Christian Church by the Rev. Earl S. Cummings.
Charlotte is the former Miss Raybould. She is retired from Clay Community Schools and from teaching private piano lessons. She is currently the choir director at Brazil First United Methodist Church.
Jim is retired Eckrich meat salesman.
They have one daughter Larissa and Andy Goshen, and one grandson Benjamin.
All friends and family are invited to attend. Cards are welcome, no gifts please.