Praters to observe 50th anniversary in South Carolina
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Prater, 307 Fourth Ave. N., formerly of Youngstown, will be celebrated Saturday at a picnic reception at the home of their daughter, Beverly Prater, in Myrtle Beach.
Assisting with the event will be the couple's other children, Peggy Prater of Wylie, Texas; Raeanne Burnett of Georgetown, S.C.; and Nancy Alvey of Charleston, S.C. Also participating will be their eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Mr. Prater and the former JoAnn Shaffer were married July 23, 1952, at Struthers United Presbyterian Church.
Mr. Prater served with the U.S. Air Force and is retired after being self-employed in Myrtle Beach.