Mr., Mrs. Carson observe 72nd anniversary

Emra J. (Curry) and Richard D. Carson, of Williamsport, will observe their 72nd wedding anniversary Jan. 23, 2017.

They were married by the Rev. R. A. Zimmerman in Calvary Methodist Church Parsonage.

Mrs. Carson, a native of Lumber City, is the daughter of the late Lydia L. (Spencer) and Gurney Paul Curry. She attended Lunber City and Curwensville schools. She retired from Centura Development as a secretary.

Mr. Carson, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Lydia A. (Flook) and Harvey S. Carson. He graduated from Will­iamsport High School and the former Williamsport Technical Institute, now Pennsylvania College of Technology. He retired from Sears as an associate and is a veteran of the Navy Seebees.

They are the parents of a daughter, Cynthia Moon, of Williamsport.

In honor of their anniversary, a family dinner will be held.