Francis and Nancy Ellison of Canton, Mo., are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a celebration with family.
Mr. Ellison and the former Nancy Leeser were married June 12, 1971, in Kahoka, Mo.
They are the parents of James (Tammy) as well as Mary (deceased) and John (Jerilyn), all of Canton, Mo.
They have nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Francis is retired from Ellison Service. Nancy is retired from Lewis County C-1 Schools after working as an art instructor.
Cards of congratulations can be mailed to 17723 State Highway 81, Canton, MO 63435.