Dr. Cary and Verna (Asbury) Perdue will be honored at an open house reception in celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary. It will take place Aug. 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. at McCoy Memorial Baptist Church, Elkhart.
The Perdues were married Aug. 16, 1958, at City Bible Center Church, Charleston, West Virginia.
Dr. Perdue was pastor at Sugar Grove Church from 1988-2002. Previously, they were missionaries in the Philippines.
They have four children, Carrie (Jim) Roberts, Carla (Martin) Ntende, Caris Perdue and Carlene (Paul) Eager, 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.