Randy and Laura McGinnis celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Randy's 20th birthday, July 25, 1969, in Illinois City.
Randy is a retired telephone lineman and Laura retired from nursing. Randy still enjoys farming and Laura working part time at Hilltop Greenhouses in Illinois City. After raising their three girls in Aledo, they built a log cabin in Illinois City and also operate Neck in the Woods Bed and Breakfast.
They have three daughters Amy Duncan, Abby McAlister (Andy) and Ali Brooks (James); five grandsons, Trenton, Rylan, Cael, Rydge, Wesley, and one granddaughter Lauryn, ages 1 to 17.
Their daughters invite Randy and Laura's friends and family to celebrate both Randy's 70th birthday and their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Friday, Aug. 2, at The Camden Centre in Milan from 6-10 p.m.