LeRoy and JoNelle Hayes will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30, 2011 at Little River United Methodist Church. Hosting the event will be son and daughter-in-law Ed and Terri Hayes of rural Geneseo.
LeRoy and JoNelle (Thoreen) were married Oct. 28, 1961 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He works as a farmer-stockman and she is a retired teacher. Their grandchildren are Miranda Kay Hayes, Alice Pearl Hayes, Maggie Jo Hayes and Simeon Hayes.