-EW photo by Charlotte Baker
The Fanning family and friends celebrated Richard and Lou Fanning's 70th wedding anniversary at the Pomeroy City Park last Saturday, August 13 with a picnic and cake reception. The family group from back row left to right are: Steve Fanning, Tami Fanning, Chase Fanning, Mike Warford, Chad Alford, Isaac Alford, Corey Brenner, Wally Brenner, Tim Brenner, Mike Cochran, Tobias, Darcy Cochran. 4th row, left to right: Madelyn Fanning, Alyssa Warford, Terry Tibor, DeAnna Alford, Calen Richmond, Cindy Brenner, Jacob Brenner, Michelle Richmond, Jeff Richmond. 3rd row, left to right: Kisanna Tibor, Amaya Alford, Tehya Richmond, Kathy Evanson, Trisha Richmond, Heather Brenner, Maggie Pray-Brenner. 2nd row, left to right: Joe Warford, Jerrica Warford, Lou Fanning, Richard Fanning, Izzy Burke. Front row, left to right: Brenner Cochran, Joel Brenner, Eleanor Brenner, Ella Cochran, Jameson Cochran.
POMEROY–The Fanning family came together at the City Park to celebrate the 70th wedding anniversary of Richard and Lou Fanning, last Saturday, on August 13. They held a picnic and dessert of a beautiful two-tiered wedding anniversary cake with two sides.
The Richard and Lou Fanning story began in 1951. Both were attending Pomeroy High School. Rich and a friend were standing outside the schoo...