Kevin and Arden Dawdy of East Alton will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on July 11, 2015.
Kevin Dawdy and the former Arden Ballard were married on July 11, 1975, at Curdie Heights Baptist Church in Alton. Their ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Richard Farrow.
Kevin retired from Page Trucking as terminal manager.
Arden retired from Olin Corp. and Page Trucking.
They have two children, Chad Dawdy of East Alton and Matthew Dawdy of Crestwood, Mo.
The couple is planning a trip at a later date.