MERRYMAN: 70th wedding anniversary

BELLAIRE – Ralph and Violet Merryman celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Jan. 12. They were united in marriage at the Brooks Run Methodist Parsonage in 1942 by the Reverend Harrison.

Merryman is the son of the late Mildred and Forrest Merryman, formerly of Quaker City, and his wife, Violet, is the daughter of the late Mae and Ralph Wiggins, formerly of Bellaire.

A family dinner will be held in their honor given by their daughter, Arlene Merryman, their son, Brett Merryman, and his wife, Nancy, their grandchildren and three great-granddaughters.