Flaxes celebrate 65 years


Mr. and Mrs. Martin C. Flax of Sumter celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 27, 2018, at Covenant Place of Sumter.

Their three children are Ronald "Ron" David Flax of Sumter, Diana S. Flax Hodge of Gaston and Dennis Irving Flax of Columbia.

The couple has three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Flax is the former Toyomi Shoji of Sendai, Japan.