Samuel J. and M. Christine (Webb) Piper will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 27, 2014.
There will be an early celebration of their anniversary on Nov. 1, 2014, from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Cartwright Building, located behind the Brighton Methodist Church. This is an open house and all of their friends are invited. Sam and Chris were married at the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church on Dec. 27, 1964.
They have three children, David Piper of Marissa, Rebecca and Patrick Standish and their children, Killian and Ellie of Florissant, Mo., and Beth and Forrest Hurst and their children, Norah and Judah of Addiville.
Sam is employed at Hargrave’s International in Jerseyville. Chris retired from nursing in 2012.