Jim and Elda Carrington of Wauseon, Ohio, celebrated 50 years of marriage. They were united in marriage June 9, 1963 in Fayette, Ohio.
Jim and Elda are both retired and lived in Fayette for many years before moving to Wauseon. They also spend time in Bradenton, Fla.
They have three children, Tom (and Cheryl) Carrington, Dianne (and Chris) Valentine and Amanda (and Sean) Leininger. They also have eight grandchildren, Aaron and Anna Carrington, Charlie and Zach Fink, Jake Valentine, and Shelby, Valerie and Brady Leininger.
Family members are hosting a card shower. Cards and notes may be mailed to the couple.