Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Helming, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 23 with a family luncheon at Veit's Restaurant, hosted by the family. Kenny Helming and Lola Maxwell were married June 22, 1969, at St. John's United Church of Christ, Chamois. Rev. Roy Stock officiated. They were attended by Bonnie Steffen Hackmann, Linn; Dennis "Frog" Boss, Fayette; Barbara Maxwell, Jefferson City; Denise "Dinky" Vahrenberg, Jefferson City; George Helming, Springfield; Denny Maxwell, Mexico; Marla Ortmeyer Day, Jefferson City; Raymond, Tud, and Shannon Helming, all deceased. Mr. and Mrs. Helming have three children: Karri Gourley and her husband Rob, Jefferson City; Jodie Helming, Jefferson City; and Greg Helming, deceased. They also have five grandchildren: Mandi Delaney, Jacob Gourley, McKenzie Gourley, Parker Gourley, Greg Cole; and one great-grandchild, Brynnlie Bise.