Jack and Shelly Ward, of Milo, Mo., will observe their 30th wedding anniversary on Oct. 29, 2010. Jack and the former Shelly Ort were married on Oct. 29, 1980, in Tucumcari, N.M. The couple have six children and 14 grandchildren.
A celebration reception of their "pearl" anniversary, hosted by their daughters, will begin at 4 o'clock at the Wards' home in Milo, on Oct. 30, and is open to family and friends.
Cards may be addressed to the couple at 25698 E. Rebel Rd., Milo, MO 64767.