Bill and Martha Duke
Bill and Martha Duke, of Joplin, Mo., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 11, 2014, with a reception for family and close friends at Twin Hills Country Club. Their reception was hosted by their children and grandchildren.
Bill Duke and Martha Clay were united in marriage on July 11, 1964, in Joplin. They have two children, Barbi Duke-Nay and Rob Duke and his wife, Robin. They have four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Bill retired from Allgeier Martin and Associates as a senior project manager in 2010. Martha retired in 2002, as a teacher at Stapleton Elementary in Joplin.