Kenny and Pearl McGlaughlin of 8685 E. 700th St., Colchester, Ill., will celebrate 50 years of marriage on March 7, 2020.
Mr. McGlaughlin and the former Pearl Munson were married at Bethel Baptist Church, Colchester, in 1970.
Kenny is a son of the late Everett and Stella McGlaughlin. Pearl is a daughter of the late Lee and Inez Munson.
The couple met at the Colmar Elevator in Colmar, Ill., where Pearl was a bookkeeper for 30 years.
Kenny is a retired farmer.
They are the parents of Marcia Gilbert of Palmyra, Mo., Lou Ann (Dan) Goehl of Quincy, Larry McGlaughlin of Colchester, and Lisa (Tim) Long of Jacksonville, Ill.
They have seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and a few great-great-grandchildren.
They enjoy fishing, playing cards and running the senior center. They both like to cook and bake.
Mr. and Mrs. McGlaughlin attend the Colmar Christian Church in Colmar.
Cards may be sent to their home.