Strong -- 40th
LERNA -- Mr. and Mrs. Richard and Jean Ann Strong will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday. A card shower will be held in their honor.
They were married Sept. 17, 1977, at the First United Methodist Church in Lerna by the Revs. Floy J. Ekin and Frank Ogdon. They were attended by Lynn (Ashmore) McQueen and Tim Oakley.
They are the parents of Ryan (Kali) Strong of Flora; Rachel (Brad) Burcham of St. Jacob; Ramey Strong of Celebration, Fla.; and Robyn (Doug) Edwards of Greenup. They also have four grandchildren.
Mr. Strong is employed at Mars Pecare/Kal Can.
Mrs. Strong is employed at CUSD No. 1.
Cards may be sent to them at P.O Box 55, Lerna, IL 62440.