Mr. and Mrs. Louie Wood, of 802 Apple Valley Road, Duncan, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception on Oct. 9, 2016. The event was hosted by their children at the home of Larry and Janice Wood, 831 Apple Valley Road, Duncan.
Lauren Nicole Jeffords, of Simpsonville, and Joel Glen Atkins, of Taylors, were united in holy matrimony by the Rev. Russ Shinpoch, during a 2 p.m. ceremony on May 14, 2016, at the First Baptist Church in Simpsonville.
Kamryn Nicole Mathis, of Greer, was crowned Wee Miss South Carolina in the Little Miss & Teen Miss South Carolina Pageant held in Hartsville recently.
The pageant had 162 contestants from across South Carolina compete during the week.
Mr. Paul Charles Eill, Jr. and Mrs. Paula Kathryn Eill, of Taylors, announce the engagement of their daughter, Evelyn Kirsten Thomas, to Kyle Benjamin Ballew, son of Mr. Sanford Croal Ballew and Mrs. Tammy Koon Ballew, of Greer.
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Fowler, of 4141 North Highway 14, Greer, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a drop-in hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Colby Fowler and family on June 5 at the Ministry Center of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church. The couple was married June 3, 1966.
Emily Marie Turman and Andrew Jason “A.J.” Arrowood were united in marriage May 14, 2016 at Taylors First Baptist Church in Taylors, South Carolina. The Rev. Lance Martin officiated the ceremony. A dinner reception followed at Younts Conference Center on the campus of Furman University.
Edna Johnson, resident of Patewood Nursing and lifelong resident of Greer, celebrated her 105th birthday on April 1, 2016.
She has two children, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchidlren and one great-great-granchild.
Mark and Alisa Jeffords, of 103 Ranger Court, Simpsonville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Nicole Jeffords, to Joel Glen Atkins, son of Chuck and Cindy Atkins, of 25 Hall Road, Taylors.
Roe and Lorrie Price, of Lancaster, announce the engagement of their daughter, Carla Dianne Price, to Chase Allen Lee Davis, son of Brenda Davis and Jerry and Ana Davis, all of Greer.
Miss Price is the granddaughter of Dianne Watts and the late David Watts, of Lancaster, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence E. Price, of Rock Hill.
Cora Berry turned 103 on March 6. She is a Greer native. She had multiple visitors at Alpha Health and Rehab on her special day.