Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Skaggs, of Syracuse, formerly of Sedalia, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with family.
Irene Miers and Virgil Skaggs were married June 27, 1943, at Immanuel Evangelical and Reform Church in Sedalia.
Mr. Skaggs retired from Missouri Pacific Railroad. Mrs. Skaggs is a retired beautician.
They have two children, Rita Sue Kanenbley, of Syracuse, and Richard Skaggs, of Belleville, Ill.; and six grandchildren.