Robert and Beverly Alford, Barnard, Missouri will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on August 14.

The Alfords have lived their entire lives in Nodaway County.

They are the parents of two sons, Rick and Alicia Alford, Mountain Home, Arkansas and Kenneth and Pam Alford, Maryville.

The couple’s family is requesting a card shower in honor of this special occasion. Cards and well wishes can be mailed to: 38073 State Hwy N, Barnard, MO 64423.