Lawrence and Alyce McNamara, West Lafayette, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 17.

They were married Oct. 17, 1959, in the parsonage of the First Baptist Church in West Lafayette by the late Rev. M.F. Bellville. Alyce is the daughter of the late Russell and Lucille Cutshall and Lawrence is the son of the late Mildred McNamara.

Alyce retired from Ansell Edmont after 37 yars of service, and Lawrence is retired from General Electric after 33 years service. They are owners of the Dew Drop Inn Bed and Breakfast.

They are members of the Frist Baptist Church of Newcomerstown, and Alyce is a member of the T.E.L. Class. Alyce volunteers at Journey's End Ministries in Newcomerstown.

The couple's address is: 22328 SR 751, West Lafayette, OH 43845, for anyone wishing to send a card.