Gary and Galia (Gentry) Morris of Mt.Vernon will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct.12 2013.
They were married Oct.12, 1963, by the Rev. Jimmie Fitzjerralls at the home of the bride’s parents. Their attendants were Ms. Brenda Gentry, sister of the bride; and Mr. Virgil Morris, brother of the groom.
Gary is the son of the late Leslie and Maude Morris. Galia is the daughter of Wilma Gentry and the late David Gentry and Bert (Wanda) Barnett. They have two sons and a daughter, Scott (Trisha) Morris of Valparaiso, Ind., Todd (Michelle) Morris of Rockford Mich., and Jodee (Trey) Bruneau of Ada, Mich. They have four granddaughters and three grandsons.
Their children will be hosting an open house on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Campground Baptist Church, 16768 E. Fairfield Rd.,Mt.Vernon, IL.
The couple request gifts be omitted.