LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Major Amerson are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A cruise was taken to the Bahamas and Caribbean islands.
Amerson and the former Kathleen Watkins were married Sept. 27, 1969, at Philippian Missionary Baptist Church, Lima, by the Rev. J.E. Laston.
They are the parents of three sons, Major Jermaine (Alyson) Amerson, of Lima, and Marcus Jermont Amerson, of Lima, and Martese Jerome Amerson, of Chicago. They have seven grandchildren and a great-grandson.
Amerson retired from Ford Motor Co. after 40 years and Buckeye Charter after 15 years. His wife retired from LACCA and the Kids Depot.