Mr. and Mrs. James A. Ray of Coffee School Road will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary at a buffet reception on Oct. 17 at the Salem Community Center.
Friends and relatives are invited from 5 to 8 p.m.
The former Nancy Stamp and Mr. Ray were married on Oct. 2, 1959, at the Lisbon Methodist Church by the Rev. Tom Hammerton.
Mr. Ray was formerly employed at the A&P Meat Processing Center and the Columbiana County Highway Department
Mrs. Ray was employed at Haltec Corporation.
The Rays are members of the Winona Methodist Church.
The event will be hosted by their three children and spouses, Mrs. James (Deanna) Ray of Salem, Timothy (Tammy) Ray of Hanoverton and Beth Shroades of Lisbon.
The couple request that gifts be omitted.