Bob “Butch” and Debbie Earl Peters of Washington, W.Va., are celebrating their 35th anniversary. They were married on July 29, 1978, at Mountwood Park with Richard Gleeson presiding.

He is the son of Robert and Jean Peters of Parkersburg.

He is employed at Dupont.

She is the daughter of Sandra Kennedy of Vienna. She is employed by Christopher Investments.

The couple has three sons, Anthony, Brian and Shane (Brandy), all of Parkersburg. They have five grandchildren, Peyton, Kyla, Ashten, Cohen and Teagan.

The couple will celebrate their anniversary with a cruise in November. In lieu of gifts, they ask their friends and family commit two random acts of kindness and share their experience with their family.