Tommy and Ronnie (Hagan) Smith of Lexington will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house Aug. 19, 2017, 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the Overton Family Building, 601 1st St, Overton. Hosting the event are Denise (Smith) Laverack and Dawn (Smith) Andersen.
Ronnie, is the former owner of Town and Country Beauty Salon in Holdrege and was employed at Becton Dickenson until her retirement in 2004. Tommy, a career law enforcement officer of 40 plus years, working his way through the ranks from patrolman to his retirement position of sergeant investigator from Lexington Police Department in 2004.
They are the parents of Greg Smith (deceased), Tim Smith and wife Michelle, Benkelman, Terry Smith and wife Elaine, Salem, Ore., Denise and husband, Paul Laverack, Aurora, Colo., and Dawn and husband Scott Andersen of Lincoln.
They have five amazing grandchildren, Erica and husband Nick Mentzer of Hot Sulpher Springs, Colo., Rylee Smith of Benkelman, Hayden, Zade and Joey Andersen of Lincoln.