Jay and Marilyn Knight of Missouri are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Jay is the son of the late John and Theora Knight and Marilyn is the daughter of the late Rex and Verna Kaiser. They were married at Hendrysburg Methodist Church. The ceremony was performed byRev. Richard Mehl. The maid of honor was Marjorie Kaiser and the best man was Jan Knight.

Jay is retired from Northwest Airlines and Marilyn is retired from the Cerner Corporation.

They have two children: Marla Knight McBride (Matt) of Holt, Mo. and Marcia Knight McBride (Chris) of Holt. They have three grandchildren.

They will be celebrating with an open house.