James and Gretta Bayne of Belpre will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their children and grandchildren from 2-4 p.m. June 1 at the Bayne residence in Belpre.
They were married June 3, 1949, by the Rev. L.C. Rucker at the old Decatur Chapel Church near Little Hocking.
Mrs. Bayne is the daughter of the late Harold and Goldie Campbell. She is retired from Borg-Warner Chemicals.
Mr. Bayne is the son of the late Paul and Milicent Fling Bayne. He is retired from Shell Chemical Co.
The couple has two daughters, Monica Barrett of Belpre and Jane Lea (Joshua) Gordon of Atlanta. Three grandchildren, James Barrett (Christa Burton), Jill (Bob) Behnke, and Mae Lea Gordon. And two great-grandchildren, Ryleigh Barrett, and Colton Behnke.
Friends and relatives are invited to attend the celebration.