Mr. and Mrs. William Henry Mason Jr. of Eminence will celebrate their 72 wedding anniversary on Sunday April 8, 2012. They were married on April 8, 1939.
The Masons have four children, Mrs. Dorothy J. Fero and husband, John of Rochester, Mich., Mrs. Shirley J. Smith of Carrollton, Marian McNeal Mason and wife Deborah of Jamaica, New York and the late William H. Mason III.
They have six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Mr. Mason retired from Chemetron Corporation of Louisville with 30 years of service as a technical specialist in engineering research and development. Mrs. Mason retired in 1989 as a teacher’s aide for special education at Eminence Independent Schools.