Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Largent will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary this Sunday.
Gerald Allen Largent and Vicky Lynn Smith were married on May 10, 1980, at First Baptist Church of Mulberry Grove, with the Rev. Louie Thiel officiating.
They are the parents of two children: Sara Largent of Belleville and Timothy Largent of Mt. Zion.
They have five grandchildren: Macy, Jase, and Jenner, Nailha and Zailyn.
Gerald is retired from Crane Packing/VanSeal, and a lifelong farmer. Vicky was a beautician and is retired from the Vandalia School District.
COVID-19 prevents a celebration, so family and friends may send cards to: Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Largent, 1950 N. 350 St., Vandalia, Ill. 62471.