Colemans feted at two events on anniversary
BOARDMAN -- Mr. and Mrs. Simmie Coleman of Boardman were honored by family members as they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a dinner party held Nov. 19 at Johnnies on Market Street, and during a family celebration that took place during the Thanksgiving holidays in Columbus.
Hosts for the events were their family members, Shelda Blackwell and Allison Ahyee, both of Atlanta; and Simmie and Brenda Coleman and Christopher Coleman, all of Columbus. Four grandchildren complete their family.
Mr. Coleman and the former Jeanie Brown were married Dec. 22, 1956, at First Baptist Church.
Mrs. Coleman, a homemaker, was a self-employed seamstress.
Mr. Coleman retired from LTV Steel after 28 years of service and afterward was a self-employed mason and carpenter for many years.
The couple are members of Third Baptist Church