Bill and Jane Wallace observed their 50th wedding anniversary on July 16, 2011, at the McKnight Hall of the First United Methodist Church, Lewisburg.
The affair was hosted by Melanie Jay, and Paul and Julie Wallace. Assisting were their grandchildren, Lou Jay and Will and Andy Wallace.
Relatives in Clarksville - Mary Lou and Jerry Witherspoon and Nancy and Garnett Ladd III and their families - honored the couple with a barbeque luncheon on July 31.
Bill and Jane were married in the Chapel of the First United Methodist Church of Columbia, with Rev. Hollis Hunt officiating, on July 29, 1961. Bill is retired from the Marshall County Health Department, and Jane is retired from the Marshall County Board of Education.