Eades celebrate 40th anniversary
RAYMOND (Oct. 19, 2017) – Melvin and Linda Eades of Hettick celebrated their 40th anniversary by renewing their wedding vows Sept. 9 at Pleasant Hill Christian Church in Raymond, with Rev. David Ziegenbein officiating. The couple hosted a pork chop barbecue at their home following the ceremony.
Those attending included their children and grandchildren, Jason Eades of Godfrey; Lucas and Brandi Eades, Berlynn, Hagan and Daggar of Chesterfield; Katie and David Cressy and Jackson of Bloomington; and Ethan Eades and Gracin. Others attending included Casey McDaniels and Chloe; Carline Eades; Darrin Daughtery; and Margaret Ziegenbein.
They were married Sept. 2, 1977, at the Macoupin County Courthouse, with Peggy Maksimuk as matron of honor and Gary Wiser as best man. They have resided their whole married life in Hettick.
Mrs. Eades is the daughter of the late Carl and Emma Coad, formerly of Champaign. Mr. Eades is the son of Carline Eades of Carlinville and the late Leroy Eades.