Mr., Mrs. William P. McCarty observe 55th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Scott Alvin Williams, Laporte and Bradenton, Fla., observed their 50th wedding anniversary June 15, 2013.

They were married in Springfield, Pa., and are members of the First Baptist Church of Sarasota, Fla., and Lapote United Methodist Church.

Carol Williams is the daughter of the late Maude and Louis Crosby. She graduated from from Shippensburg University and was employed by Williamsport Area School District as a teacher.

Mr. Williams is the son of the late Helen E. and Judge Charles Scott Williams. He graduated from Dickinson College, Carlisle, and the National Law Center of George Washington University, Washington, D.C. He is employed as a lawyer in Lycoming and surrounding counties.

They are the parents of a son, Christopher M., two daughters, Amy Williams Sundaram, and the late Laurie Williams Wajima.

There are three grandchildren.

In honor of their anniversary, a trip to eastern and central Europe and a 15-day European river cruise is being planned.