Nigns celebrate 60 years

CARROLLTON – Edward and Violet “Vickie” Nign, Carrollton, celebrated their 60th anniversary on June 6 with a family celebration.

The former Vickie Peoples, daughter of Emma Peoples, Carrollton; and the late Harold Peoples, married Edward Nign, son of th elate John and Blanche Nigh, on June 6, 1954 at the Deersville Methodist Church.

Mr. Nign retired from Union Metal, Canton in 1999 and is a member of the Carroll County Vets Club.

Mrs. Nign retired from Carrollton Graphics, Inc. in 2000. She is a life member of the Carroll County Genealogical Society and is a member of the Great Trails Daughters of the American Revolution, Suburban Garden Club and the Carrollton Music Study Club

They are active members of the New Harrisburg Presbyterian Church and life members of the Carroll County Historical Society.

They have three sons Daniel (Deb) Nign and Jeffrey (Jenn) Nign, all of Carrollton; and the late James “Jamie” (Meghann) Nign. They also have 14 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; and one deceased grandson.