ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Bill Nichols are celebrating 74 years of marriage.
Nichols and the former Joyce Laeufer were married July 27, 1946, by the Rev. William Cranshaw.
They are the parents of two children, Cheryl (Jack) Miller and Craig (Peg) Nichols. They have four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A granddaughter is deceased.
Nichols retired from Ford Motor Co. Lima Engine Plant. His wife is a homemaker.