David and Sandy Boothe of Reedy, W.Va., will celebrate their 50th anniversary Aug. 11 with a reception from 2-4 p.m. at Gilboa Baptist Church, 3930 Barrcut Rd., Spencer.

The couple was married Aug. 9, 1969, at Liverpool Methodist Church in LeRoy, W.Va., by the late Rev. Leon Strickland.

She is the daughter of O.J. Tallman and the late Lenore Tallman. She was employed by Traders Bank, volunteered at the Roane County Library and the American Cancer Society with Relay for Life and the Road to Recovery programs.

He is the son of the late Ferrell and Gertrude Boothe of Left Hand, W.Va. He was employed for 43 years at Traders Bank. He was a member of the Roane County Board of Education for 26 years and a Roane County Commissioner for six years. He is a veteran and they are both members of Gilboa Baptist Church.

They are the parents of two sons, Bill of Washington, W.Va., and the late Tim. They have two grandsons, Blake and Ben Boothe, also of Washington.

Gifts are to be omitted, but cards would be appreciated. If unable to attend, you may send cards to: 45 Billings Road, Reedy, WV, 25270.


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