Ty and Lori Garrison of Arlington, Texas, formerly of Burlington and New London, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary.

Ty Garrison and Lori Shaffer were married April 14, 1978, in Missouri.

They have three children, Lacey (Adam) Fliger of Weatherford, Texas, and Tyra (Lance) Terry and Ty (Andrea) Garrison, both of Arlington. They also have five grandchildren.

The couple’s children are sending them to Amish country in Ohio for an anniversary getaway.