SPRAGG: 70th wedding anniversary

DOVER, OH- Marion and Marjory Spragg, formerly of the Adena area, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary, Dec. 25. They were united in marriage in the evening of Dec. 25, 1941 at the bride’s home in Pleasant Grove. Standing up with the couple were her sister, Vivian, and his brother, Don.

Spragg served in World War II with the Engineer Combat Battalion as a construction carpenter and then continued his skill of carpentry throughout the years. His wife, Marjory (Margie Thornton), did record keeping for several car dealers before retiring. They have been long-time members of the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Harrisville.

They are the parents of two daughters, Sheryl, of New Philadelphia and Janet (Kelly) of Massillon; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

A private family dinner was held in their honor.