Mr. and Mrs. Morris Wallace of Paducah will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, in the fellowship hall of Lone Oak First Baptist Church, 3601 Lone Oak Road, Paducah. All friends and relatives are invited. The couple request no gifts.
Mr. and Mrs. Wallace were married Aug. 3, 1963, by the Rev. Ralph Gill at First Baptist Church in Metropolis, Ill.
Mrs. Wallace is retired from the West Union Baptist Association. She is the daughter of the late Charles Canon and the late Mary Edith Lax.
Mr. Wallace is retired from New Page Corp. He is the son of the late George Wallace and the late Mary Catherine Northington.
They have three children: Jennifer O’Dea of Louisville, Julie Morgan of Lexington, and David Wallace of Paducah; and six grandchildren.