George and Rose Parr Jr.

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George and Rose Parr Jr. of Tell City will celebrate their 50-year wedding anniversary Feb. 10, 2011.

A celebration held in their honor will be hosted by their children at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5 at Deer Creek Baptist Church in Tell City.
Mr. Parr married the former Rose Smith Feb. 10, 1961, in Shawnee Town, Ill.
The couple has eight children, Brenda McDaniel of Tell City, George Parr Jr. of Tell City, Gayle Stepro and her husband, Lester of Newtonville, Angie Moseby and her husband, Chuck of Troy, Tessy Henderson and her husband, Jamie of Tell City, Daryl Parr and his wife, Mellisa of Jasper, Ray Parr of Tell City and Danny Parr of Owensboro, Ky.
They also have 28 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Parr retired from Can-Clay in 2003. Mrs. Parr did volunteer work after raising her children.