Charles and Merrily (Hammond) Lowe, Middletown, celebrated their 50th anniversary with their family. They were pleasantly surprised with a visit in July from their son, Rick and his family from England.
The couple married Jan. 4, 1964, at Park Place Church of God with Dr. Hillary C. Rice officiating.
Mr. Lowe retired in 1996 from Delco Remy, Division of General Motors. Mrs. Lowe retired in 1997 from W.R. Dunkin & Son Inc., and had worked at Copy Connection/JCP Catalog.
They are the proud parents of two sons, Rick (wife, Melanie) of Harrogate, England, and Randy (wife, Dawn) of Anderson. They have four grandsons, Brett and Blake Lowe of Anderson, and Chris and Nick Lowe of Harrogate, England.