Bob and Lela Self of Rushville will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012
Bob and Lela (Fancher) Self were united in marriage on Nov. 23, 1947, at the Hannegan Christian Church near Rushville.
Bob is the son of the late Willard and Lydia Self and Lela is the daughter of the late Donald and Martha Fancher.
They are the proud parents of six children: Brenda and (Bill) Dean of Luzerne, Mich., Terry and (Mark) VanNatta of Falmouth, Barbara and (Rick) Masters of Radford, Va., Joni and (Gary) Irwin of Indianapolis, Julie and (Jeff) Allen of Greenwood and Robert and (Tina) Self, also of Greenwood. They have 21 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren with two more on the way.
Bob is retired from the Rush County Schools as Director of Buildings and Grounds and Lela is retired from the Rushville National Bank.