James Tinder & Linda Close

September 8, 1967

Mr. and Mrs. James Tinder, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary September 8 with a dinner at Canterbury Hill Winery, hosted by their children. James Tinder and Linda Close were married September 8, 1967, at Trinity Methodist Church, Keokuk, Iowa. Rev-erend Cecil Wells officiated. They were attended by Richard Bemis, Warsaw, Ill., and Mary (Close) Patterson, Hamilton, Ill. Mr. and Mrs. Tinder have two children: Pamela Hopkins and her husband Daniel, Hartsburg; and Sheri Hoffman and her husband Jay, Jefferson City. They also have four grand-children: Eli, Tanner, Samuel, and Isabella; and one great-grandchild: Lilly.