Charles Edward "Ed" and Oleta Lawton of Barlow are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married in the Barlow United Methodist Church on Nov. 7, 1948, by the Rev. Lester Taylor.
They are the parents of six children: Linda (Ted) Lawton-Goertzel of Fleming, Leanne (Jim) Lawton of Cincinnati, Cheryl (Paul) Haupt of Menominee, Mich., Bruce (Cheryl) Lawton of Rohnert Park, Calif., Bonnie (Ed) Bachman of Cincinnati, and Cindy (Allen) Mallahan of Vincent. They have 10 grandchildren: Zach, Ian, and Eric Thomas, Drew and Travis Haupt, Chelsea and Hannah Bachman, Isaac Ward, and Allie and Eli Mallahan, they also have one great-grandson, Chandler James Ward.
Cards would be appreciated and can be mailed to 230 Lawton Drive, Fleming, OH 45729.