John Allison and Emily Alice Humphries celebrates their 50th wedding anniversary May 15, 2021.

They were married May 15, 1971, at First Baptist Church of Lawrenceburg by the late Rev. Bob C. Jones, uncle of the bride, while they were students at University of Kentucky in Lexington.

Mr. Humphries, formerly of Hopkinsville, was an electrical engineer for 45 years.

Mrs. Humphries, formerly of Lincroft, New Jersey, was a secondary school teacher for 35 years.

They retired to Elizabethtown five years ago.

They have a daughter, Caro­line Humphries Currier of Aurora, Ohio; a son, local attorney Benjamin John Humphries; and eight grandchildren.