Ken and Joelle Cannon of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 27, 2017.
Ken married Joelle Cloyd Jan. 27, 1967, in Alva, Okla.
The couple has two sons, Wesley Cannon of Decatur and David Cannon of Conroe; and five grandchildren.
Ken founded Cannon Roofing in 1995. Semi-retired, he is an elder at Trinity Fellowship.
Joelle is a retired accountant for University of North Texas. She volunteers at MTC Women’s Facility in Bridgeport where she teaches sewing classes. Her students use their skills to provide Moses baskets that are donated to Wise Choices in Decatur and Bowie Pregnancy Center. Crocheted items are also given to Wise Health System.
To celebrate their anniversary, their sons are sending the couple on a tour of Israel.