Jim and Carol Wallace will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception given by their children from 1 to 3 p.m., Aug. 15, 2010, at the Holiday Inn Express in Elizabethtown.
They were married Aug. 14, 1960 at Salem Lutheran Church in Jacksonville, Ill.
They have three children, Karen Gowen, Susan Simmons and Guy Wallace; and seven grandchildren.
All friends and family are invited to attend.
The couple requests no gifts, but their children welcome photos or any other memorabilia you may wish to bring.