On Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, David and Blanche McGlone, of South Webster, were honored with a surprise 50th Wedding Anniversary party at Fred’s Pizza in Wheelersburg.
The couple were wed on Dec. 5, 1963, in Vanceburg, Ky.
Celebrating and honoring the special couple were: J.D., Jayven and Amira McGlone, Wheelersburg; Suzi Myers, Worthington; Wanda and Jim Taulbee, Wheelersburg; Donnie Adkins and Kristin, Portsmouth; Clinton Colley, Sara and Noah, Wheelersburg; Helen Cook, South Webster; Les and Sandy Houston, South Webster; Don and Laura McCleese, Wheelersburg; Shane Collier, Wheelersburg; Mike and Dianna Mace, Bainbridge; Barb Rawlins, South Webster; Sara Rawlins, South Webster; Herman and Katie Stewart, Oak Hill; Bryan, Tammy and Brandy Woodruff, and grandchildren: Aaron, Haley and Madison, South Webster; Betty Bloomfield, Springfield, congratulated the couple by phone during the celebration.
The couple’s guests were treated to their choice of Fred’s famous food entrees. After dinner, everyone was served fresh strawberry anniversary cake and ice cream.
An extra special addition to the celebration was given by Jim Taulbee, serenading the couple with his beautiful rendition of “Happy Anniversary.”
To top off this extra special occasion, David presented his bride of 50 years, a gorgeous diamond anniversary ring. This was a “WOW-WOW” moment not only for Blanche but for all of the ladies!
This was a picture perfect and enchanting evening and will be cherished and remembered for always.