Golden anniversary



Roger Lee Thomas and Geraldine Snell were married July 22, 1969, in Oneonta.

Roger is the son of Jessie and Lucille Swords Thomas and graduated from J.B. Pennington High School. Geraldine is the daughter of Roy and Ruby Blackwood Snell and graduated from Cleveland High School. John works as a security guard and Geraldine works for Alacare Home Health and Hospice. Both are members of New Emmaus Missionary Baptist Church.

The couple have two children, Juanita (Christopher) Jackson of Altoona and Joseph (Amanda Stephenson) Thomas of Horton, and four grandchildren, Dr. Daniel (Ashley) Jackson, Ashlen Jackson, Trevor Thomas, and Avery Thomas.

Friends and family are invited to an anniversary reception Sunday, July 28, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m., at New Emmaus Missionary Baptist Church fellowship hall. Your presence is our gift.