Robert and Donna Waters celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their family and friends on June 30, 2012. The Waters were married on June 30, 1962, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Burlington, N.C. The Waters and four other couples celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary attended Mass on Saturday officiated by the Rev. Gregory Wilson at St. Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church. The Waters' six children and twelve grandchildren celebrated with them at a dinner later that evening. Robert Waters is retired from Aiken Barnwell Mental Health Center, where he served as executive director. He serves as a deacon at St. Mary's church. Donna Waters is retired from teaching religion at St. Mary's school.