Phillip and Janyce Shaw of Danville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 27. A family celebration is scheduled for a later date.
Phillip Shaw and Janyce Smith were married April 27, 1963, in Champaign by a justice of the peace.
Mr. Shaw retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. Mrs. Shaw retired from Quaker Oats after 34 years of service.
The couple has three children, Joda Potts (Don), Phillip Shaw II (Sherri) and Monique Dandridge, all of Danville. They have six grandchildren, Janese, Don and Candace Potts, and Phillip III, Ryan and Jouon Shaw. They also have seven great-grandchildren, Layia and Donovan Potts; Jurnee, Jonathan and Justyce Shorter; and Phillip IV and Yariah Shaw; as well as a great-granddaughter-in-law, Yolanda Shaw.