Paul and Ellen Fordyce of Washington, W.Va., will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house given by family members from 5-8 p.m. Dec. 28 at Fairlawn Baptist Church in Parkersburg.
The couple were married Dec. 28, 1962, by the late Rev. John Horne and the Rev. Leonard Wolfe at The First Pilgrim Holiness in Parkersburg.
She is the daughter of Cora Vannoy Wigal and the late Russell B. Vannoy of Parkersburg.
He is the son of the late John Franklin and Iva Allen Fordyce of Parkersburg.
They are both retired from the E.I. DuPont Company and are active members of Fairlawn Baptist Church.
Family and friends are welcome.
Cards are welcome or may be mailed to 41 Renoir Dr., Washington, WV 26181. Gifts omitted.