Neal — 50th
MATTOON -- Mr. and Mrs. Edward and Lynn Neal will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. The couple plans to take a family vacation. A card shower will also be held in their honor.
Neal and Lynn Wallace, the children of Lovell and Lorraine Neal and Thomas and Anna Mae Wallace, were married May 31, 1969, at the Immaculate Conception Church in Mattoon by the Rev. James Caldwell. They were attended by Diane (Bell) Cole (the bride's cousin) and Stephan Neal, (the groom's brother).
They are the parents of T. Cortland (Beth) Neal of Elmhurst and Adrianne (Matthew) Gasper of Stoughton, Wisc. They also have three grandchildren.
Mr. Neal a retired pharmacist at The Apothecary and Walgreens in Mattoon and Charleston.
Mrs. Neal is a retired teacher and librarian in Mattoon School District.
Cards may be sent to them at 500 Wabash Ave., Mattoon, IL 61938.