EDDYVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Tom Buchanan of Eddyville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their children from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Lee S. Jones Building in Eddyville. All friends and relatives are invited. The couple request no gifts.
Mr. Buchanan and the former Ruth Ann Copeland were married Nov. 23, 1963, at the First Baptist Church in Mesquite, Texas, by the Rev. L.M. Huff. Their attendants were Johnnie Sue Fleming and Benny Stockton.
Mr. and Mrs. Buchanan are both retired educators. Mrs. Buchanan is the daughter of the late C.D. “Buck” and Esta Ruth Copeland. Mr. Buchanan is the son of the late Miller Buchanan, the late Martha Buchanan, and the late Virgie Buchanan.
They are the parents of Todd Buchanan of Houston, Texas, and Mindy Blackburn of Eddyville. They have four grandchildren.