Cleo and Joy Parker

Cleo and Joy Parker of Savannah, Missouri, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 8, 1969, at Ashland Avenue Methodist Church, in St. Joseph.

The couple has two children: Brenda Schenkel (Shane), of Lawrence, Kansas and Gary Parker (Karyn), of Jefferson, Iowa.

Their six grandchildren are: Michaela, Reed, Hannah and Ella Schenkel, and Devin and Durant Parker.

We invite you to help them celebrate from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, at First Baptist Church, 500 E. Pawnee St., Savannah, Missouri. No gifts please.