Joe David and Jenna Smith of Springfield announce the birth of a 6-pound, 13-ounce son, Joseph Eli Smith, born Jan. 5, 2015 at Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Maternal grandparents are Carl and Edna Mattingly of Lebanon. Paternal grandparents are Linda and Charlie Smith of Springfield.
Mr. and Mrs. James Samuel Browning Sr. will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a Mass at St. Charles Catholic Church on Jan. 25, 2015.
They were married at St. Francis Catholic Church on Jan. 28, 1950. A private reception will be held at their home.
Mrs. Browning is the former Cynthia Hayden. The couple have five children: Sam Browning Jr., Peggy Browning Burke, Rita Browning, Annette Browning
Robinson, and Gary Browning; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Robert Michael and Shelda A. Lee of Raywick will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 15, 2015. The couple was married on Jan. 15, 1965 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Lincoln, Ill.
Mr. Lee is a retired merchant and farmer. Mrs. Lee, the former Shelda Craven, is employed at TG KY in Lebanon. Their children are Bobby Lee of Raywick, Joseph Mark Lee, deceased, and Angela Michelle Lee, deceased.
William Clay Wiser, son of Michael Todd Wiser and Geri Lynn Wheatley, celebrated his 3rd birthday on Jan. 7, 2015.
His grandparents are Jerry and Debbie Wheatley and Judy Rogers and Junior Wiser.
William Clay has two brothers, Michael and Anthony Wiser.