W.C. and Mary Odell of 3616 Parkway will be honored on their 70th wedding anniversary with a party hosted by Berea Baptist Church, 4202 Wasson Road in the church fellowship hall Aug. 28 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Everyone is invited, no gifts please, but cards will be accepted. W.C. Was born in Lenorah, Martin County, on Feb. 25, 1924. Mary B. Odell (Hildreth) was born in Big Spring on Aug. 3, 1924. They married in Big Spring on Aug. 3, 1941. They have lived in Big Spring, Cisco, El Paso, Lubbock, Tucumcari and Roy, N.M.
W.C. was service tech for Montgomery Ward and Mary was department manager and clerk at J.C.Penny.
They have two sons, Ron and wife Patsy Odell of Amarillo, and David and wife Sue Odell of Westminster, Colo. They have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren and a host of nephews and nieces. Mary has four sisters and two brothers living and W.C. has one brother and one sister living.
They are members of Berea Baptist Church. They are retired and have traveled much in their lives and taken many photographs while working with their church during their lifetime. They feel that your church is the one thing that helps a marriage stay solid. The Lord is our helper in good times and bad times.
The couple invites you to join their celebration Aug. 28.