Family to host reception for Whittington's 50th anniversary

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Roger and Sandy Whittington of Viola will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception hosted by their children.

Friends and relatives may call from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Eagles hall in Matherville on Saturday, March 5.  Music will be provided at 5 p.m.

Sandra Mae Smith and Roger Allan Whittington were married March 4, 1961, in Viola. The couple's children and their spouses are Michele Loving of Matherville; Terrie (Larry) Pickett of Chandler, Ariz.; Denise of Viola; Rodney (Pat) Whittington of Urbana, Ohio and Tom (Char) Whittington of Viola. The couple has nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.