Anniversaries from September 2006
Wood -- 50 years
Don and Martha Wood, of Nevada, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The Woods were married on Sept. 8, 1956, at the First Presbyterian Church in Webster Groves Mo. The couple have four children, Mark and Cindy Wood, Houston Texas, Jill and Chuck Ruhlman, Benton Ark., Ann and Jeff Perkins, Atlanta, Ga., and Patrick and Brooke Wood, Raytown, Mo., and six grandchildren, Chip, Ben and Andrea Ruhlman, Mackenzie and Margana Wood and Breanna Wood...
Erie -- 50 years
Pete and Nina Erie, of Fort Scott, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 9, at a party hosted by their children at the First Church of the Nazarene. Pete Erie and the former Nina Buck were married Sept. 9, 1956, in Dadeville, Mo...
Johnson -- 25 years
Earl L. and Wanda Johnson of El Dorado Springs, Mo., observed their 25th wedding anniversary on Aug. 6. The couple were married Aug. 6, 1981, in Miami, Okla., and have lived in the present area since. Earl is owner-operator of Circle J. Western Saddles. Wanda has been employed by the Nevada Regional Medical Center since 1980. Both list their hobbies and interests as their grandchildren, gardening and horses. The Johnsons have nine children, 13 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren...
Boyd -- 50 years
Retired Army Col. and Mrs. Robert C. Boyd will be married 50 years on Sept. 5, 2006. Robert Clark Boyd and the former Sherrill Jean Wise were married in the First Baptist Church, Nevada, Mo., Sept. 5, 1956. Robert graduated from Wentworth Military Academy, Lexington, Mo., before going on to receive a Bachelor of Science from Pittsburg State Teachers College, Pittsburg, Kan., in May of 1958. ...