David and Joyce (Bailey) Fate celebrated 50 years of marriage on March 21, 2014. The couple was married at the United Brethren Church in Zanesville, Indiana.
They raised two great sons, Mike (Kim) and Rick (Aimee), they both live in the Phoenix, Arizona area. Their grandchildren are: Zach, Lexi, Brayden, Kody, Logan, and Chloe. Their first born grandchild, Courtney, lost her battle to colon cancer in 2010.