Mr., Mrs. Ernest H. Lovell observe 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ernest H. Lovell, Linden, observed their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 2, 2013.

They were married by the late Rev. Cleon Haight at Pine Run United Methodist Church, Linden. They are members of Anthony Baptist Church, Jersey Shore.

Mrs. Lovell, the former Sharon D. Peacock, is a native of Linden. She is the daughter of the late Evabell and Melvin Peacock. She graduated from Jersey Shore Area High School in 1961, and the former Williamsport Area Community College, now Pennsylvania College of Technology, in 1983. She was employed by ManorCare, Jersey Shore, as a nurse for 22 years, and retired in 2008 from Jersey Shore Medical Association as a nurse.

Mr. Lovell, a native of Linden, is the son of the late Naomi and Henry Lovell. He graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1955. He retired in 2005 from Textron (Avco Lycoming), as a machinist.

They are the parents of a daughter, Melanie Allen, and a son, Marc Lovell, both of Williamsport.

There are seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, an open house was held at the Pine Run United Methodist Church on Feb. 2.