MORLEY -- Mr. and Mrs. Russell Kirkpatrick of Gilbertsville, Ky., formerly of Morley, will be guests of honor for an open house in commemoration of their golden wedding anniversary. The event is set for 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Morley Church of God.
Kirkpatrick and the former Earleen Hicks were married Sept. 26, 1953, in Sikeston.
Their children are Arvel Kirkpatrick of Canon, Ga., and Sheila Miller of DeKalb, Ill.; and they have two grandchildren.
Kirkpatrick retired from Fomex in Cape Girardeau and his wife is a homemaker.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the celebration.