Anniversaries for Aug. 17

August 17, 2003

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.


Livelys celebrate 50 years

Bill and Nancy Lively of Burgin are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren in Louisville, where they met.

The couple married Aug. 22, 1953 at Gardner Chapel, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary by the Rev. Gaines S. Dobbins.

They have four children, Jan Zanetis of Hendersonville, Tenn., Mike Lively of Junction City, Len Lively of Destin, Fla., and Bill Lively of Irvine; and seven grandchildren.

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