YOUNGSTOWN -- Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Perkins of 92 Chatham Lane were honored April 12 at a private dinner at their home in celebration of their golden wedding anniversary.
Hostess for the event was their daughter, Tonya Foster of Oak Park, Mich. The couple also are the parents of Michele Cole and Lamont Perkins, both of Youngstown. Seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren complete their family.
Mr. Perkins and the former Ethel M. Barnes were married March 22, 1952, at the home of her parents in Youngstown. He retired Aug. 30, 1993, from LTV Steel Corp., where he was employed in the shipping department.
His wife is a homemaker.
The couple are members of New Hope Baptist Church.