Joe and Jeannie Carpenter celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 5. An open house in their honor will be held on July 13 from 1 to 5 p.m. at The Bridge Community Church, 1901 C St. (Mounds Mall). All friends, family, current and former acquaintances are encouraged to join them. Your presence is the only present they request.
The couple was married on July 5th, 1963, at Ovid Community Church.
Mr. Carpenter retired from Delco Remy, Plant 11 and Mrs. Carpenter retired from Bee Distributors (Car Bright). They have two children, Jim (wife, Tina) Carpenter of Anderson and Jennifer (husband, Jerry) Muterspaugh of Middletown. They have eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.