Sanders to be honored Aug. 23

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Wedding day, Aug. 8, 1964

Larry and Diana Sanders celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 8. The couple married Aug. 8, 1964, in Normal, Ill.

Diana would travel with her family to Caraway from Normal to visit relatives including Sherry Puckett. She would attend school with Sherry which is where Larry and Diana met in 1959. Five years later, after only four dates, the couple exchanged wedding vows.

The Sanders are the parents of Shannon and Jerri Lyn Sanders, Nathan and Jill Sanders, and Heath Sanders. They have five grandchildren, Jacob, Evan, H.D., Bryton and Emmie Sanders.

Present day, 2014.

Their children will host a celebration drop-in from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the home of Larry and Diana, 5293 Highway 139, Caraway.

They extend an invitation to all family and friends.

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