SIKESTON -- Mr. and Mrs. Bill Neel marked their golden anniversary April 19.
Neel and the former Sally Davis were married April 19, 1957, in Deering. They have one daughter and son-in-law, Marilyn N. and Dennis Spurlock of Jonesboro, Ark.; one son and daughter-in-law, Paul and Christy Neel of Sikeston; and four grandchildren, Logan Spurlock of Jonesboro, Ben McMullin of Cape Girardeau and Meyer Neel and Martha Neel of Sikeston.
Neel retired as division manager of Associated Natural Gas Co. (Atmos Energy), and Mrs. Neel retired from a 35-year teaching career. The couple have lived in Sikeston for 35 years and are planning a trip to celebrate their anniversary.