Buddy and Sondra Pugh celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 31.
Buddy and the former Sondra Smith were married on Saturday, Aug. 31, 1963, at the First Christian Church in Lyons, Kan., by the Rev. Orvan Gilstrap.
Buddy is retired from industrial education and as a training instructor for the Partners in Education program. Sondra is an administrative specialist in the division of Outreach and Community Engagement at the University of Central Arkansas.
They are the parents of Michelle Maltbia (Marcus) of Conway and Brian Pugh (Rebecca) of West Fork, Ark.
They have two granddaughters, Mackenzie Maltbia of Conway and Bethany Pugh of West Fork.
A family celebration is planned for a later date.