The Myers were married Aug. 21, 1947, by the Rev. Luther Hare at Mount Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church in Fairview.
Mrs. Myers is the daughter of the late C. Roy and Edith Dieterich. She was associated with Avon Products for many years.
Mr. Myers, the son of the late Grover and Hazel Myers, is a retired tractor-trailer driver.
They have 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Myers of Coseytown, Pa., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Dec. 13, 1997, at Pleasant Hill United Brethren Church in Coseytown, Pa.
The surprise celebration was hosted by their daughters, Judy Angle and Marie McCanuel, and included the renewal of the couple's wedding vows. Approximately 150 relatives and friends attended.
The Myers were married at St. Paul United Brethren Church Dec. 12, 1947, by the Rev. Berry Plummer.
Mr. Myers is the son of Hazel Myers of Greencastle, Pa., and the late Roy Myers. He retired after 48 years from Agronomy Trucking Co. in Mercersburg, Pa.
Mrs. Myers is the former Barbara Alice Davis, the daughter of the late Charles and Aletta Davis.
They have five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Horst of Maugansville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Nov. 15, 1997, at a surprise reception at The Mount Zion Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall.
The celebration was hosted by their children and spouses, William and Esther Smith, Gary and Mary Lois Doub, and Clarence and Kathy Horst. More than 125 friends and relatives attended.
The Horsts were married Nov. 1, 1947, in Hagerstown.
Mrs. Horst is the former Cora Marie Risser. She worked for Gibney's Greenhouse for several years. She is a homemaker.
Mr. Horst is a farmer and a master carpenter.
They have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Mr. and Mrs. Calvin Myers of Big Pool celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 9, 1997.
The surprise celebration was held at their daughter's home in Big Pool and hosted by their children, Donald C. and Brenda Myers of Clear Spring and Carol Ann Mowen of Big Pool. Many friends and relatives attended the celebration.
The Myers were married Nov. 9, 1952, in Boonsboro by the Rev. David Ring.
Mrs. Myers is the daughter of the late Harry O. and Rose "Grace" Miller Mills of Big Pool. She was formerly employed by Dorbee Manufacturing Co. of Hagerstown and London Fog of Hancock. Since 1971 she has been a homemaker and worked part time as a Fuller Brush representative.
Mr. Myers is the son of the late Mary Viola Myers. He is a former employee of Pangborn Corp. in Hagerstown and retired in 1993 from Grove Worldwide in Greencastle, Pa.
They have three grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. William S. Keefer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 28, 1997, at the Wilson House in Wilson.
The celebration was hosted by their daughters, Cathy Lee and Patsy MacInnes, both of Columbia, Md.
The Keefers were married Sept. 21, 1947, in Hagerstown by Mrs. Keefer's grandfather, the late Rev. Harvey J. Martin.
Mrs. Keefer is the former Janice Martin, daughter of the late S. Dorsey and Alice Martin. She was employed at Wilson Store Co.
Mr. Keefer is the son of the late Fred and Belle Keefer. He retired from Fairchild Aircraft after 38 years of service.
They have five grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Jones of Hagerstown celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, Nov. 28, 1997, at the Elks Club in Hagerstown.
The celebration was hosted by their five children and spouses. Family and friends attended.
The Joneses were married Nov. 27, 1947, at Sharpsburg Lutheran Church.
Mrs. Jones is the former Lavenia Ford, daughter of the late Cyril and Helen Ford of Sharpsburg.
Mr. Jones is the son of the late Edgar and Mary Jones of Hagerstown. He is a veteran of World War II and is retired from Pangborn Corp.
They have seven grandchildren.