DECATUR – Mr. and Mrs. Mark S. Gordon of Decatur will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with an open reception from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, in VFW Post 99, 3920 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

Mr. Gordon and Barbara J. Neeley were married Aug. 4, 1978, in Decatur. He is employed at Clean Services Unlimited. She is a homemaker.

They are the parents of Jamie Lyn Gordon of Decatur. Son, Brian Michael Gordon, is deceased. They have two grandchildren.