Troy and Sue Dixon Christman of Belpre celebrated their 25th anniversary with a private reception for family and close friends.

They were married Sept. 24, 1988, at the First Congregational Church in Marietta.

She is the daughter of Naomi Dixon of Parkersburg and J. Dixon of West Virginia 47.

He is the son of Larry and Barbara Christman of Stafford, Ohio.

The couple is employed at Leavitt Funeral Home where he is a funeral director and she is a family support coordinator.

They are members of the Vienna Baptist Church.

They have 11 nieces and nephews and enjoy spending time with their boxer, Seagram, and an African grey parrot, Alex.

In their spare time they enjoy renovating property and are avid beekeepers.