Dr. Gary and Emma Lack celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 8 with family and friends. They were married Sept. 13, 1957, in southern Arkansas. They moved to Thayer in 1967.
The Lacks have three children: Lee (Telesa) Lack and children, Tyler, Brooke and Zack of Houston, Mo.; Lori (Ryan) Weaver and children, Lilly and Daisy of Springfield, Mo.; and David Lack of Springfield, Mo.