H. Ray and Mary A. Gregory, of Mount Sterling, Ill., are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month with several activites.
Mr. Gregory and the former Mary A. Weir were married Sept. 22, 1967, at Ascension Catholic Church in Northwoods, Mo.
Mrs. Gregory is a daughter of the late John and Mary Weir of Jennings, Mo. Mr. Gregory is a son of the late Herbert F. and Eva Gregory.
Mr. Gregory retired from Key Equipment and Supply Co. in December 2010 after 46 years of service. He has also farmed since 1965.
Mrs. Gregory retired from Complete Auto Transit in August 1987 after 341/2 years.
They are members of Holy Family Church in Mount Sterling, and enjoy their Brown County farm life and all the fall festivals in the area. They also enjoy keeping up with the lives of their nieces and nephews.
The couple met at a Christmas party in 1965 and were engaged on Feb. 14, 1967.