Mr. and Mrs. John Pegues of Parsons will observe their 50th wedding anniversary next week.
John Pegues and Lila Hall were married May 27, 1970, at the Erie Federated Church. Mrs. Pegues worked as an administrative assistant before retiring. Mr. Pegues was an insurance agent before retiring.
The couple are members of Wesley United Methodist Church in Parsons. Mr. Pegues is a member of the Parsons Kiwanis Club. The couple have lived in Lawrence and moved to Parsons in the early 1970s. They now share time between Parsons and Pharr, Texas.
The Pegueses have three children, Kali Adams of Brentwood, Tennessee, Jeff Pegues of Parsons and Emily Pegues of Raymore, Missouri. They also have six grandchildren.
The couple will celebrate at a later date because of restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.