Booker -- 50th
CHARLESTON -- Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Booker will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house in their honor from 2-4 p.m. May 7 at the First Christian Church, 16th Street and Wabash Avenue.
Booker and Janice McKenzie, the children of Dean and Maurine Booker and Norman and Betty (Maxine) McKenzie, were married April 30, 1967, at the Gays Christian Church by the Rev. John Caughron. They were attended by Helen Mitchell Shaw and Douglas Booker.
They are the parents of Dawn (Troy) Clark and Jayson (Tina) Booker. They also have two grandchildren.
Mr. Booker is retired from Caterpillar.
Mrs. Booker is retired from Coles-Moultrie Electric Cooperative.
They reside at 1227 Persimmon Road, Charleston, IL 61920.