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, Rodney (Jean) Valentine of Pompano Beach, Fla., and Jeff (Sonja) Valentine of Parkersburg.

They are the grandparents of Jeffrey II and Jacob Valentine of Parkersburg.

They attend South Parkersburg Baptist Church.