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04-23-17 E-Morrison


Jeff and Stephanie Morrison of Washington, W.Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexis Morrison, to Ryan Wise, son of Chilton and Debbie Wise of Morgantown, W. Va. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of JoAnn and the late Jim Goldsmith and Bill and Kay Morrison. She is a 2011 ...

04-23-17 E-Munday


Larry G. Monday Jr. and Tanya Powell, both of Parkersburg, announce the engagement of their daughter, Autumn Leigh Munday, to Wyatt Douglas Yates, son of Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Yates of Parkersburg. The bride-to-be is a 2014 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and is set to graduate from ...

04-16-17 E-Newberry

Newberry Marshall

Krista Newberry, along with Alan and Toni Newberry of Vienna, announce the engagement of their daughter and granddaughter, Sarah Nicole Newberry, to Rodney Lantz Marshall, son of Mary Vincent and the late Rodney Marshall of Parkersburg. The bride-to-be is a 2012 graduate of Parkersburg High ...

04-02-17 E-Passaretti


Mr. Joseph Passaretti Sr. and Mrs. Jacqueline Ash of Freehold, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jo Anne Passaretti, to J. Anthony Boles, son of Karen Boles and the late Otto C. Boles Jr. of Parkersburg. The bride-to-be is a graduate of Clark Summit University and is the ...

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02-26-17 W-Solly


Brittany Tallhamer and Zackery Solly were married on Dec. 31, 2016, at Stout Memorial United Methodist Church with Pastor Mark Houser officiating. The bride is the daughter of Julie and Randy Tallhamer of Parkersburg. She is a 2007 graduate of Parkersburg South High School. She is a graduate ...

02-05-17 W-Caruthers


Amy Elizabeth Fanta and Ashley Adair Caruthers were married at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016, at The Parkersburg Country Club. The outdoor ceremony was officiated by Rev. Bill Brown. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Fanta of Vienna. The groom is the son of Ms. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Reitnauer


Megan Rinard and Brian Reitnauer were married in a private ceremony on Aug. 12, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pa. The bride is the daughter of Daniel and Julie Rinard of Williamstown. She is the granddaughter of Naomi Brown of Williamstown and the late Daniel Brown. She is also the granddaughter of ...

Mr. and Mrs. Jesus Noveron-Hernanez


Paul Myers and Cynthia Parsons of Parkersburg announce the marriage of their daughter, Megan Nicole Myers, to Jesus Noveron-Hernandez. The couple were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Nov. 15, 2016, at the Vienna Assembly of God in Vienna. There was a small reception thrown by family that ...

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04-23-17 A-Leasure


Donald and Barbara Leasure of Vienna are celebrating their 55th anniversary. They were married April 23, 1962, at Vienna Baptist Church by the Rev. S. Ward Robinson. He is the son of the late Clarence Leasure and Felsia Leasure Ruble. He is retired after more than 40 years of service with ...

04-23-17 A-Ray


William Denzil and Mary Lena Marty Ray will celebrate their 60th anniversary. They were married on April 21, 1957, at the home of her sister, Elva, and husband John Dye. The ceremony was officiated by Pastor Evert Clegg. Their children will hold a reception in their honor at 5 p.m. April 29 ...

04-16-17 A-Fought


The family of Lloyd and Dorothy Exline Fought announces the 65th anniversary of Granny and Pappy on April 20. A celebration of this occasion will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at their residence, 4885 Newark Road, Elizabeth, W.Va. Cards permitted, gifts omitted.

04-16-17 A-Knox


Neil and Judith Knox of Parkersburg will celebrate their 50th anniversary on April 22. They were married April 22, 1967, at the Epworth United Methodist Church in Ripley by the Rev. Basil Hensley. He is the son of the late Earl and Florence Knox. He is retired from Ravenswood Aluminum. She ...

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04-09-17 BI-Hudkins


The children of Hayward W. Hudkins invite family and friends to help celebrate his 95th birthday with a card shower. He was born April 17, 1922, the son of the late Jackson C. Hudkins and Mae Maxon Hudkins. He was married 44 years to the late Vonda L. Hudkins and 27 years to the late Bertha ...

03-19-17 B-Stewart


An open house to celebrate Sherwood Stewart’s 90th birthday will be held from 2-4 p.m. today at the Jane Lew Volunteer Fire Department. He and his wife, Reta Frymier Stewart, are natives of Ritchie and Gilmer Counties. He is the son of the late Robbie and Gladys Stewart of Ritchie County. ...

2-12-16 B-Heye


Jerry Heye will celebrate his 95th birthday with a reception 2-5 p.m. Feb. 19 at the North Parkersburg Baptist Church Friendship Kitchen, Emerson Avenue and 31st Street. Friends attending will be the gift. Cards only will be appreciated.


James Harvey celebrated his 90th birthday on January 14. He is married to Pat Harvey. He has one son, Scott of Indiana and three daughters, Kae (Dutch) Ulrich of Arizona, Cynthia Edwards of Oklahoma and Marti Lou (Jim) Wright of West Virginia. He also has two stepsons, Kent (Trish) ...