Ethel Irene Lockhart of Pettyville will celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception by her children from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Trinity United Methodist Church fellowship hall, 10th and Thomas streets.
She was born Oct. 2, 1931, in Leroy, W.Va., the daughter of the late Pearl and Pansy Reeves. She married the late Delbert Lockhart on Nov. 8, 1947. The couple raised four children, Steve (Jill) Lockhart, Debby (Steve) Kimes, Rick (Sharon) Lockhart and Tim (Jaele) Lockhart. She has nine grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She has been a member of the Pettyville United Methodist Church for more than 60 years.
Family and friends are invited to come and celebrate. Gifts should be omitted, but cards will be appreciated.