Butler: 40th wedding anniversary

RAYLAND – Richard and Karen (Oxley) Butler will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on March 5. They were united in marriage March 5, 1971, in Yorkville, by Mr. Bill Delvecchio.

Butler is the son of the late Marshall and Dorothy Butler and is retired. His wife, Karen, is the daughter of the late Noah and Edna Oxley, and is employed as a teacher assistant for the CAC Headstart in Adena.

They have six children: Richard (Bobbi Jo) Butler Jr., of Bellaire; Tammy (Robert) Billingsley of Rayland; Crystal (Michael) Jackson of Tiltonsville; Jessica Butler of Tiltonsville, Edward Oxley of Barton and Gloria Oxley of Rayland; 14 grandchildren.

A dinner will be held in their honor with family and friends attending.