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Watson-Radabaugh

Derek Watson and Becky Ferrell announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie, to Josh Radabaugh, son of Pam Radabaugh and the late Bob Radabaugh. The bride-to-be is a nursing student at West Virginia University at Parkersburg and is employed by Memorial Health Systems. The prospective ...

Joy-Fiscus

David and Tammy Joy announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlyn, of Parkersburg to Joshua “Jake” Fiscus, the son of Ralph and Tammy Fiscus of Ardmore, Tenn. A wedding is planned for 6 p.m. July 13 with Pastor Michael Lamb officiating. All friends and family are invited. Following a ...

Lohoefener-Hawk

Angela Lohoefener and Mark Hawk, both of Parkersburg, announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Delbert L. and Edith L. Stephens. The prospective bridegroom is the son of the late David E. Kinney and Mary M. Lake. A wedding is planned for noon May 19 at their ...

Lasure-Eads

David “Gene” and Genny Hopkins announce the engagement of their granddaughter, Carly Renae Lasure, to Tyler Redmond Eads. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Luther and Melody Hopkins Lasure of Charleston, and the granddaughter of Susie Whitehair of Parkersburg and the late Luther ...

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Miller-Kriechbaum

Faith Elizabeth Miller and Cory Mychal Kriechbaum were united in marriage at the Blennerhassett Hotel on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. The afternoon ceremony occurred in the outdoor tent and was officiated by Carl Mayfield. The bride is the daughter of Donnie and Marianna Miller of Belpre. The ...

Roberts—Offenberger

Abigail M. Roberts and Cody Offenberger were united in marriage at 2:30 p.m. June 3, 2017 at the Basilica of Saint Mary of the Assumption in Marietta. Father Mike Campbell officiated the open church, double-ring ceremony. The bride was given in marriage by her father and late mother, David ...

Thomas-Brookover

Mr. and Mrs. Justin Brookover Thomas-Brookover Together with their family and friends, Tabitha Dawn Thomas and Justin Allan Brookover were united in marriage on Sept 23, 2017, at Newport Baptist Church. Pastor Doug Brown officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter on Jeff and Cindy ...

Phillips-Tate

Anna Maria Phillips and Kevin Shane Tate were united in married on Oct. 3, 2017, at Hocking Hills Wedding Chapel in Logan, Ohio. The outdoor ceremony was officiated by Rev. Matthew Archibald. The bride is the daughter of the late Doris and John Westbrook of Parkersburg. She attended ...

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Bailes

Douglas and Mary Lou Bailes will celebrate their 50th anniversary on May 19, 2018. They were married at the Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. D.W. Nicholson officiating. He is retired. She works part-time at Dollar Tree in Parkersburg. They are the parents of two children: son Kevin L. ...

Galloway

Bill and Clara Galloway will celebrate their 60th anniversary on April 12. They were married April 12, 1958, by the Rev. Orval Cunningham in Davisville. He retired from Storks Bakery. She retired from Wood County Schools. They are the parents of three children: Diana (Rick) Barnhart, Kim ...

McCloy

Keith and Carolyn McCloy celebrated their 40th anniversary Dec. 30 with their family at the Heart of Worship family center in south Parkersburg. Keith also recently celebrated his 60th birthday. They are the parents of four sons, Jeremy, Justin, Jared and Jansen. They have nine grandchildren ...

Woollard

Randy and Mary Woollard of Vienna will celebrate their 50th anniversary on March 16. Randy will also celebrate his 70th birthday on March 13. They are the parents of Candy (Jeff) Christie and Melissa (Chris) Mackey. They have four grandchildren, Lacey (Justin) Huber, Addie Christie, ...

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Somerville

Kermit Somerville celebrated his 100th birthday on May 11 with friends. He worked at the Ames Plant in Parkersburg and is a veteran of World War II when he served in North Africa. Somerville said his key to longevity was “getting up early, working hard, and going to bed before midnight.”

Jones

Lorean Burton Jones will be celebrating her 90th birthday on May 12. She was born in Spencer, W.Va., and moved to Parkersburg several years later. She is the daughter of the late Marvin and Cleo Rader, and has 2 sisters, Sylvia Swick and the late Loretta Whited, and 1 brother, the late Delmont ...

Edwards

Leo Edwards recently celebrated her 102nd birthday. She was born on May 3, 1916, in Glenville, W.Va., the daughter of Oliver E. Edwards and Ina Moxie Lawson-Edwards, the first of 11 children. She was actually born with a twin named Cleo, whom died at birth. She attended a one-room schoolhouse ...

Bailey

The family of Isabelle Bailey held a party in honor of her 100th birthday on Sunday, April 15. She is the daughter of the late Marshall McNemar and Margaret Fox McNemar of Weston. She married the late Frederick Eugene Bailey II in 1943. She is the mother of four children, the late Frederick ...