Mrs. Colson, the former Pansy Nell York, is the daughter of the late Avery and Erna (Downing) York.
Mr. Colson is the son of the late Gilbert and Monico (Haynes) Colson. He is retired from Westlake, formerly B.F. Goodrich in Calvert City.
They are the parents of Sherri Robertson of Marion, Gina Davis of Benton and the late Paula Colson of Benton. They have two grandsons, Chris and Bradley Wyatt of Benton.
The couple will celebrate with a dinner at their home hosted by their daughters.