Mr. and Mrs. Tom Ward, Russellville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary in September with a dinner and dance at the Eagles Club, Jefferson City, hosted by their children. Tom Ward and Betty Bond were married June 7, 1970, at Russellville Baptist Church, Russellville. Rev. John Glover officiated. They were attended by Connie (Chaloupek) Arriola, California; Pat (Watts) Schulte, deceased; Ann (Ward) Robertson, Jefferson City; Donna (Ward) Garnett, Camdenton; David Ward, Jefferson City; Dennis Scheperle, Russellville; Larry Don Crane, deceased; and David Scrivner, St. Louis. Mr. and Mrs. Ward have two children: Brent Ward, Arvada, Colo. and Chad Ward, Jefferson City.