EAST LIVERPOOL - Tom and Carol Dawson celebrated 50 years of marriage on March 5 with an open house at Northside Community Church hosted by their sons and daughter-in-laws. The Rev. Larry Rose from Northside Community Church officiated the vow renewal in front of family and friends.
The couple was married March 4, 1961 at the Second United Presbyterian Church, Saint George Street, East Liverpool. The Rev. Emanuel officiated the ceremony. Margie Stefl served as maid of honor and Jerry Woodburn served as best man.
The couple are 1960 graduates of East Liverpool High School and have lived in East Liverpool all their lives.
Carol and Tom Dawson
Mr. and Mrs. Dawson have been active members of the community and Northside Church for many years.
The couple have five sons, Tom Dawson, Boardman; John Dawson, East Liverpool; Russ Dawson, Canton; Andy Dawson, Chester, W.Va.; Jim Dawson, Hawaii; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.