Anniversaries

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, ...

Wiegel

W. William “Bill” and Janet Wiegel of Parkersburg will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Feb. 14 with their family. He retired from G.E. in 1998. She was a homemaker, Sunday school teacher and substitute teacher for Wood County Schools. They are the parents of four children, Tamira ...

Pantelidis

George and Betty Pantelidis are celebrating their 50th anniversary. They were married Jan. 28, 1968. They came to the United States in 1970 and started their new life in Philadelphia, Pa. Less than a year later, he was hired as the head tailor at Sterns in downtown Parkersburg. A couple of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Carpenter

Raymond and Naida Carpenter are celebrating their 70th anniversary.

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 ...