Ruth Eddy will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 8.

She was born in 1927 in St. Marys, the daughter of the late G.B. and Anna Marie Taylor Varner.

She was married for 39 years to the late Paul H. Eddy and has two children, Joyce Hubner of Millwood, W.Va., and Michael Eddy of Belpre. She is the grandmother of four: Dionne Meyer of Beavercreek, Ohio, Jennifer Hughes of Charleston, Dustin Hughes of Sheboygan, Wis., and Eva Phillips of Charleston. She is the great-grandmother of three: Joel Meyer, Katelyn Meyer and Quincy Phillips.

A celebration hosted by her children will be held 2-4 p.m. May 6 at Dewey Avenue Church of Christ in St. Marys.

No gifts, but cards will be appreciated and mailed to 1404 Wilson St., St. Marys, WV 26170.