The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

December 9, 2012

Mr. and Mrs. Charles McCarty


— Charles and Shirley McCarty of Westville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at the Beef House on Nov. 24, 2012, with family and friends. The event was hosted by their daughters, Melinda McCarty of Hernando, Miss., and Melissa (Charles) Dunham of Bellevue, Mich.

Charles McCarty and Shirley Erp were married on Nov. 24, 1962, by Justice of the Peace Bernie Shackman in Danville.

Charles is retired from the Illinois State Police Department; Shirley is a homemaker and had previously worked part-time for the Westville School District.