50th: Doug, Nancy Mercer

Doug and Nancy Mercer

Doug and Nancy Mercer

Doug and Nancy Mercer of Waterford will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 20. They were married Aug. 20, 1967 at Malta United Methodist Church in Malta by the Rev. Thomas Snyder.

A reception celebration will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 20 at Beverly United Methodist Church, where they are members. The celebration will be hosted by their son, Tom Mercer and wife, Annette, and daughter, Jan Kidd and husband, Bob; and four grandchildren, Cora and Grant Mercer and Casey and McKenna Kidd.

Mrs. Mercer is the daughter of the late Paul and Kenyon (Best) Bone of Malta. Mercer is the son of the late Leland and Audria (Loomis) Mercer of McConnelsville.

The couple request no gifts, just hugs and memories.