HEYWORTH — Eugene and Ruth Nicewonger of Heyworth are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary. 

Nicewonger and Ruth Floyd were married Jan. 28, 1973, at Shiloh Chapel United Methodist Church, Weldon.

They are the parents of Beth (Tim) Pannell, Tallahassee, Fla., and Gina (Kirk) Mason, Los Angeles, Calif. They have three grandchildren.

He is retired from the U.S. Postal Service and now operates Magic Carpet Travel. She retired as district librarian of Heyworth Public Schools.