Jim and M. Helen (Collier) Self of Hope, Arizona, formerly of Portsmouth, will be celebrating their 50th Wedding anniversary July 7, 2012. The couple was united in marriage at Calvary Baptist Church July 7, 1962, in Portsmouth. The celebration will take place in Hope, Arizona. Jim is the son of the late Clyde and Clara Self of Union, Ohio, and M. Helen is the daughter of Martin and Mildred Collier of Portsmouth, and have four children, Todd Self of Prattville, Ala., Al (Jill) Self of Hope, Ariz., Beth Deaton of Prattville, Ala., and Jon Self of Mt. Rainier, Md. They have three grandchildren Madison Treherene, Zane Deaton, Ian Deaton. Jim is an auctioneer and a retired U.S. Air Force veteran. M. Helen is a retired homemaker and receptionist for Dr. Freel. They are members of Calvary Baptist Church in Hope, Arizona.