Anniversaries

Potts

Donald and Kathey Potts of Little Hocking will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Jan. 29. They were married in Washington, Pa., in 1968. He worked at Stork’s Bakery for 28 years until they closed and then worked for 10 years at Blaney’s Logging Company until retirement. She retired ...

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Bayne

Joseph B. and J. Virginia Knight Bayne of Leesburg, Fla., celebrated their 50th anniversary Oct. 14, 2017. They enjoyed a 30-day cruise to celebrate. They were married at the Stout Memorial Methodist Church chapel by Rev.John L. Holbert. Their parents Joseph C. and Mildred Grace Bayne and ...

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Weihl

Gene and Kathryn Weihl celebrated 69 years of marriage on Dec. 23, 2017. They were married at Marietta on Dec. 23, 1948. They were the owners of Weihl Furniture and Appliances on Greene Street in Marietta for more than 40 years until their retirement. They are the parents of three ...

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Shepherd

Dean A. and Mary Alice McVay Shepherd of Marietta will celebrate their 65th anniversary on Dec. 26 with local family. They were married on Dec. 26, 1957, in Jeffersonville, Ind. She is the daughter of the late Pearl V. and Alta C. McVay. She retired from John Grimes Devol Greenhouse. He is ...

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Ross

James and Carolyn Wiggins Ross will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Dec. 22, 2017. They were married at the Valley Mills United Methodist Church with Rev. Clyde Brammer and Rev. E.B. Clarke officiating. They are the parents of two sons; Mark (Melody) Ross and Paul (Kathi) Ross, both of ...

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Cox

Raymond D. Cox and M. Yvonne Watts Cox celebrated their 60th anniversary with a reception Nov. 11 at Fairlawn Baptist Church. They were married Nov. 24, 1957, at Elizabeth Baptist Church in Elizabeth by the Rev. Vairl Winter. They are the parents of six children, Donita Rae Cox of Fleming, ...

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Stanley

Jim and Grace Stanley are celebrating their 50th anniversary. They were married on Dec. 23, 1967, at United Methodist in Parkersburg by the late Bill Angel and the late Earl Brookover. He is the son of the late Abe and Marjorie Stanley. He owned and operated Stanley Building until he ...

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Bailey

The Baileys would like to invite family and friends to a celebration of the 70th anniversary of George “Pete” and Winsome “Winnie” Bailey. The open house will be held from 1-4 p.m. Dec. 10 at Jordan and Sarah Bailey’s house at 1516 Washington Ave., Parkersburg. They were married ...

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Cheuvront

Forrest B. Cheuvront Jr. and Bonnie K. Lyons Cheuvront will celebrate their 64th anniversary on Dec. 4 at their home. They were married Dec. 4, 1953, at Lauckport Methodist Church by Rev. Wilson Ward Harvey, where they were members of the church. He is the son of the late Forrest B. ...

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McGee

Gary and Shelia McGee of Belpre will celebrate their 50th anniversary from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, with family and friends at the 19th St. Church of God Family Life Center in Parkersburg. They were married December 26, 1967, at the 10th Ave. Church of God in Parkersburg by Reverend Ron ...

Jacobson

Terry and Carolyn Jacobson celebrated their 40th anniversary on Sept. 23 on Jekyll Island. A private vow renewal took place on the beach officiated by Rev. William Reincheld, followed by dinner at the Jekyll Island Club Resort Historic Grand Dining Room. They were married by her brother, the ...

Anthony

John Anthony Sr. and Shirley Parks Anthony of Davisville will celebrate their 60th anniversary November 28. They were married in 1957. He is the son of the late Walter O. “Johnny” and Mary Anthony. He is retired from Corning Glass in Parkersburg. She is the daughter of the late Kelsey ...

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Chambers

David L. Chambers Sr. and Sharon L. Riggs Chambers will celebrate their 50th Golden Wedding Anniversary with a reception from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Riggs Farmhouse, 54 Riggs Run Road, Elizabeth, WV 26143. They were married Nov. 11, 1967, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Mineral ...

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Carpenter

Raymond and Naida Carpenter are celebrating their 70th anniversary.

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Carnes

Merrill and Carol Carnes celebrated their 60th anniversary on Oct. 29. They were married Oct. 29, 1957, by minister John Foster at her home. He is retired from E.I. DuPont with 33 years of service. She is retired from Camden Clark Medical Hospital as a registered nurse with 37 years of ...

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Cox

Raymond D. Cox and M. Yvonne Watts Cox will celebrate their 60th anniversary with a reception from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, at Fairlawn Baptist Church, 162 Fairlawn Drive, Parkersburg. They were married Nov. 24, 1957, at Elizabeth Baptist Church in Elizabeth by the Rev. Vairl Winter. They ...

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Schoolcraft

Rod and Sally Schoolcraft celebrated their 40th anniversary with a party hosted by their children at DaVinci’s Restaurant with friends and family. They were married Oct. 22, 1977, at Beechwood Presbyterian in Parkersburg. He is the son of Robert Schoolcraft and the late Phyllis Schoolcraft ...

Dowler

Ernest and Eva Dowler of Washington, W. Va., will celebrate their 60th anniversary on October 18. The couple were married on October 18, 1957, in Parkersburg, by the late R.C. Oliver. He is the son of Charles Ray Dowler and the late Gwendolyn Hope Brunton Dowler. He served in the United ...

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Turner

Heryl and Tonabell Turner will celebrate their 60th anniversary. They were married at the First Baptist Church at Glenville on Oct. 19, 1957. He is retired from Dupont (last working in riggers) and she is retired teacher from Wood County (2nd grade at Gihon School). They are the parents of ...

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Valentine

Dick and Shirley Valentine of Parkersburg will celebrate their 65th anniversary. They were married Oct. 12, 1952, at Calvary Baptist Church in Parkersburg. He is retired from DuPont Washington Works. She is retired from the Wood County Board of Education. They are the parents of two sons, ...