Charles and Shirley Akers celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 18. They celebrated with their ever-growing family at their home in Crawfordsville. Chuck and Shirley are the parents of four children: Montrey (Gene) Myers of New Richmond, Charlie (Janan) Akers of Brownsburg, Dewey (Pam) Akers of Sellersburg, and Martha (Jon) Campbell of Crawfordsville. They have 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren with three more great-grandchildren on the way. Chuck was the owner of Akers & Associates Architects and Church Building Services until his retirement in 2002. They have been members of Woodland Heights Christian Church since 1971.