Mr. and Mrs. Robert Plummer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 5 at the home of their daughter Joyce Sanders. They were married May 5, 1956, at the First General Baptist Church here in Dexter. The Rev. Willard Van Bibber officiated their wedding ceremony and was present to help celebrate their 50 years together. Rev. Van Bibber is Mrs. Plummer's uncle.
A family potluck supper started off the festivities followed by wedding cake and fellowship. Those attending were Joyce and Ken Sanders; granddaughter Autumn Stacy, husband Brian and great-grandchildren Cory and Dakota; and grandson Dustin Hopkins with wife Julie from Jackson. Other family members included Rev. and Mrs. Willard Van Bibber and daughter Nancy; Lenora Bishop; Vivian Duncan; Marlene Lindsay; Mr. and Mrs. Steve Felker and children Lindsay and Derek; Teresa Lindsay; Mr. and Mrs. Randy Long and daughter Jennifer; and Steve Bishop. Also present were Vickey Hartline and Donita; and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sanders. Sending a gift but unable to attend were Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Williams.
The couple have a son, Robert W. Plummer from St. Charles and four grandchildren, Alyssa, Robbie, Celia and Sarah who were also unable to attend.