Larry and MaryLee Tucker of Beardstown, observed their 50th wedding anniversary on December 7. They were married December 7, 1963 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Beardstown by the Rev. Edward M. Lang.
Their attendants were their good friends, Bill and Janice Schlueter of Beardstown.
Larry is the son of Ida Tucker and the late Marcus Tucker of Beardstown. MaryLee is the daughter of the late Cleo and Eileen Carter of Edwardsville.
Larry was employed as a high school science teacher for the Chandlerville School District prior to his employment with Country Insurance. He retired in 2003. MaryLee was an elementary classroom teacher for 41 years. She retired in 2002 from the Beardstown School District.
The couple are the parents of three sons, Brian of Pensacola, Fla., Michael of Henry, and Marcus of Beardstown. They are planning a trip to Florida for later this winter.