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Jerald and Karen Parker celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary

Staff reports
50th Wedding Anniversary

Jerald and Karen Parker of Sherrard, will be honored at an open house Saturday, Oct. 11 in observance of their 50th wedding anniversary. Relatives and friends are invited to attend from 2:30-5 p.m. at the Sherrard Fire Station. The couple requests no gifts.

Karen Baker and Jerald Parker, both graduates of Sherrard High School, were married on Oct. 12, 1958 at the Sherrard Presbyterian Church. Their children include Angie (Lex) Miller, Osceola, Ind. and Rebecca (Andy) Douglas, Milan and five grandchildren.

Jerald was employed by Waters Construction and Iber Construction as a construction foreman and retired in 1995. Karen was employed for 16 years as a secretary for Sherrard Community School District 200.