James and Merrie (Downs) Kelley were married June 2nd, 1972 at Epworth Methodist church in Valley City, ND with the presence of a priest. Jim and Merrie moved to West Fargo where they built there life in 1976. Jim and Merrie have 3 children, Christopher (Jennifer) of West Fargo, Megan (Matthew) of Fargo, Matthew (Kara) of West Fargo. 8 Grandchildren, Ryan, Tia, Sean, Emily, Emma, Averie, Harper and McKinley. Jim and Merrie celebrated with immediate family for this golden milestone!