Shelbyville Daily Union

May 21, 2014

Allreds to celebrate 60th anniversary



Jay and Barbara (Scott) Allred of Shelbyville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering and reunion hosted by their children on June 7 at the Atwood Christian Church in Atwood.

Jay and Barbara were married May 22, 1954, in Normal, Illinois, by Ross A. Kelly.

They are the parents of Beverly (Rick) Woolverton of Shelbyville; Becky (Bob) Smith of Springville, Utah; Bonnie (Don) Gerkin of Atwood; and Jim (Stefanie) Allred of Effingham. They have 12 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Jay worked for Hillyard Sales Co. for 44 years. He has owned Allred's Floor service for 55 years, and Triad Industrial Supply for 6 years. The couple has traveled Europe, Hawaii, Alaska, islands, Mexico, and most of the United States. They belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Mattoon.

Cards may be sent to them at P.O. Box 110, Shelbyville IL 62565