Bob and Kathy Holcomb Richards will celebrate their 25th anniversary on Christmas Eve. They were married on Dec. 25 at South Parkersburg Baptist Church with Pastor Joe Bush officiating.
He is a retired member of IBEW Local 968 and Wood County Schools. He is an adjunct at West Virginia University at Parkersburg teaching part-time in the electrical field. He loves working on his farm in his spare time.
She retired in 1999 and has been a homemaker since. She loves painting and working on refurbishing old furniture. She worked in the banking field prior to her retirement.
They are the parents of four children. They have seven grandchildren and two great-granddaughters. They reside in their country home in Mineral Wells.
They will celebrate their anniversary as always with their family celebrating Christmas.