Ronnie and Nancy Attebery

Posted: Jul. 5, 2014 4:42 pm Updated: Aug. 16, 2014 5:15 pm

Ronnie and Nancy Attebery of Ewing, Mo., marked their 50th wedding anniversary with a cruise to the Bahamas and Key West, Fla., in February, given by their children.

Mr. Attebery and the former Nancy Sparks were married July 12, 1964, in First Baptist Church in Kirksville, Mo.

Mrs. Attebery is a daughter of the late Erie and Luria Davis Sparks. Mr. Attebery is a son of the late Everett and Inia Attebery.

They are the parents of Twila (Tony) Sholah of Arlington, Texas, and Scott (Michelle) Attebery of Quincy. They have four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Mr. Attebery was employed by Electric Wheel Co., Can Am and Titan Wheel before taking early retirement due to his health. He is a member of the Loyal Order of Moose.

Mrs. Attebery retired from Wal-Mart in Quincy. She is a past oracle of Royal Neighbors of America and member of Women of the Moose.

They are both of the Baptist faith and are state and local horseshoe players.

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