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Couple Observes 50th Anniversary

By Staff | Dec 16, 2009

Carol and Allen Wilcox

Allen and Carol Wilcox, formerly of New Matamoras, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in February. They were married on Feb. 27, 1959, by the late C.W. Rock in the home of the bride’s parents in Dale, W.Va.

Allen is the oldest son of the late Carl M. and Ellen R. Wilcox from Pine Grove. Carol is the youngest daughter of the late Francis (Frank) and Alice Lemasters from Dale, W.Va.

Allen and Carol have three children and eight grandchildren that complete the family circle. Vicki and her husband Bruce Krieg of Fly, have three sons Nathan (Sarah) of Canal Winchester, Ohio; Eric (Ashley) of Marietta, Ohio; and DerekAllen of home. Terry Wilcox and his wife Julie of Belpre, Ohio, also have three sons, Cory and Cody both attending Ohio State University, and Shannon of home. Deanna and her husband Todd Barnhouse of Pickerington have two children, Brooke and Ethan.

The family celebrated this wonderful milestone in life at the renowned Smith and Wollensky Restaurant in Columbus, Ohio. Allen and Carol now reside in Pickerington, Ohio.