Smith 61st

Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Smith of Wayne will celebrate their 61st anniversary by renewing their wedding vows at a ceremony to be held at 1:30 p.m. on July 27, 2013, at the Wayne Congregational Church in Wayne.

Robert and the former Ruth Wells were married July 27, 1952.

They have two sons, Mark W. Smith of El Paso, Texas, and Curt Smith of Indianapolis.

They built and ran the Waynewood Restaurant for 27 years, and Robert retired from Packard Electric after 37 years.

The couple are members of the Wayne Congregational Church. Ruth is a member of the Missionary Society and Robert is a member of the Corvair Society and the Lions Club of Indianapolis.