The celebration marking this milestone was given by their children, Alan (Sandy) Raines of Cordova and Pam (Eric) Thomas of Wadesboro.
The event was held at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church fellowship hall at 3 p.m. Light refreshments were served.
Approximately 80 friends and relatives were in attendance.
Ralph is the son of the late John and Cora Raines of Ellerbe. Sylvia is the daughter of the late George and Irene Atkinson of Cordova.