James and Judith Bassett of Vader celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 20. Both now retired, James was a U.S. Air Force Colonel and Judith was a school teacher. They were married on Jan. 20, 1960 in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Their children are Barbara Shillinford, of Salt Lake City, Utah, Linda Greer of Bermuda and Diane Bassett Geister of Vader. They have nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.