Jim and Margie Rode of Whiteland will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a family trip to the Smokey Mountains in the summer.

Mr. Rode and his wife, the former Margie Byrne, were married Feb. 15, 1975, in Owensboro, Kentucky.

They are the retired owners and operators of Ted’s Feed Store in Beech Grove.

They are the parents of one daughter, Kristen Rode of Greenwood.