EDGE: 50th wedding anniversary

RICHARD AND Patricia Lash Edge celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 24. They were united in marriage on Nov. 24, 1962 at the Warwood Presbyterian Church with the Reverend John Shettel officiating.

Edge is the son of the late Robert and Clement Edge Bates and is retired after 42 years in education as a teacher, coach and administrator. His wife, Patricia, is the daughter of the late Robert and Sara Lash and is retired from The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley.

They are the parents of three daughters: Lynn Davis, husband Todd, and daughters, Erica and Natalie of Chesapeake, Va.; Jennifer Ragase, and husband Dan, of Jacksonville, Fla.; and, Holly Edge and husband, Jerred Attanasio, and sons, Jackson and Parker of Raleigh, N.C.

A celebration was held in their honor in Raleigh, N.C., on their anniversary.