Coops celebrate 50 years
Howard and Kathryn Coop of Lancaster will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2-4 p.m. Aug. 24 in the community room of First Southern National Bank in Lancaster.
They were married Aug. 25 1953, at Gunn's Chapel in Garrard County by the Rev. A.R. Perkins.
They request no gifts.
Uptons celebrate 50 years
Nelida "Nellie" and Leonard Upton of Junction City are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Old Crow Inn annex building.
They were married Aug. 23, 1953, in Lyndhurst, N.J., by Robert F. Burns Jr.
They have two children, Eloise Upton Campbell of Louisville and Lita Upton Brown of Billings, Mont.; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.