Mr. and Mrs. Bill Ray of Paducah will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. A family dinner is planned.
Mr. Ray and the former Cathy Evans were married June 14, 1969, at St. Thomas More Catholic Church in Paducah with the Rev. Lew White officiating. Their attendants were Richard Dodds and Sharon Evans.
Mrs. Ray retired as a first grade teacher from St. Mary Elementary School. She is the daughter of the late Ernie and Jean Hitchcock Evans.
Mr. Ray retired from Credence Speakers. He is the son of the late James and Frances Prato Ray.
They are the parents of Daniel Ray of Bronx, New York, Elizabeth Demeter of Louisville, and Sarah Gawarecki of Louisville. They have one grandchild.