The couple were married Aug. 30, 1963 at Union Hill Free Will Baptist Church by the Rev. Carl Johnson.
Ray is the pastor at New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church. He has been the pastor there for 25 years. He retired from the VA Mountain Home last year.
Mrs. Colbaugh is the former Loretta Peters. She is retired.
The couple have one son, Kevin, and his wife, Kristi, and three grandchildren, Nick, and his wife, Lynae, Tyler and Kaylee.
The Colbaughs celebrated the occasion on Sunday, Aug. 18, at their church with family and friends.