Anniversaries

Molinaro

Lou and Lynda Molinaro will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a renewal of their vows at the 11:30 a.m. mass Sunday, April 23, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Vienna. A reception will follow at the church hall. Friends are invited to attend. They were married April 15, 1967, at St. John ...

Cooper

The family of Clyde and Barbara Cooper invite family and friends to an open house reception to celebrate their 60th anniversary from noon to 3 p.m. April 9 at the Church of God Family Life Center in Parkersburg. They were married April 13, 1957, at the 19th Street Church of God in a ceremony ...

Maxwell

Larry “Mad Max” and Anita Ruth Maxwell will be celebrating their 35th anniversary on April 8. He is the son of the late Woodrow and Helen Maxwell. He is retired from Parkersburg South High School and is teaching English and psychology at Mountain State College. She is the daughter of ...

Daggett

Terry and Cathy Mullen Daggett recently celebrated their 60th anniversary with their family at Da Vinci’s Restaurant in Williamstown. They were married on March 2, 1957, by the Rev. Raleigh Daggett in Parkersburg. He is the son of the late Floyd and Wilma Dalton Daggett of Palestine, W.Va. ...

Forshey

Gary “Bub” and Pam Forshey of Walker, W.Va., celebrated their 50th anniversary March 25. They were married March 25, 1967, at the E.U.B. Conference Church in Valley Mills, W.Va. by Clyde Brammer Jr. He is the son of the late Charles and Elsie Forshey of Waverly, W.Va. She is the daughter ...

McDonald

Robert “Bob” and Louise McDonald of Belpre will celebrate their 70th anniversary April 12. Their children, Robert and Janet, invite friends and relatives to a receiption from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, April 9, in the Multipurpose Room of the Belpre Church of Christ, 2932 Washington ...

Bargeloh

Frank and Mary Kathryn “Kathy” Bargeloh of Little Hocking will celebrate their 50th anniversary March 23. They were married on March 23, 1967, at the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church in Mineral Wells by the late Rev. Charles Eaton. He is the son of the late Karl and Eloise Lewis ...

Currey

Paul and Ruth Currey of Lubeck, W.Va., celebrated their 65th anniversary on March 2. They were married at St. Andrews Unithed Methodist Church in Parkersburg. He is the son of the late Bradley T. and Elsie Currey of Parkersburg. He retired from E.I. DuPont after 35 years of service. She is ...

Dickerson

Robert and Sharon Dickerson Jr. celebrated their 40th anniversary on March 11. He was a mechanic at E.I. Dupont and retired in 2014 after 35 1/2 years of service. She is a homemaker. They are the parents of Valerie Hatcher of Parkersburg and Keith Dickerson of Lawrenceville, Ga. They have ...

Smith

Paul and Linda Smith invite family and friends to attend their 50th anniversary celebration from 2-4 p.m. March 12 at the Broadway Nazarene Church Activity Hall, 9th and Broadway Ave., in south Parkersburg, during which a renewal of their wedding vows will take place. They were married March ...

Chapman

Roger and Georgia Chapman of Evansville, Ind., formerly of Parkersburg, will celebrate their 60th anniversary on March 1. Chapman and the former Georgia DuVall met while in the Navy and stationed in San Francisco. He is the president of Nova Polymers Inc. in Evansville. They are the parents ...

Brown

The Rev. Wayne and Nancy Brown celebrated their 50th anniversary on Dec. 17. They were married Dec. 17, 1966, by the Rev. O.C. Bunner in Fairmont, W.Va., at Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church. They are the parents of Michele (Brian) Smedley and Lora (Tim) Bruker. They have ...

Lucas

Steve and Tamara Frame Lucas of Tuppers Plains, Ohio, recently celebrated their 30th anniversary. They were married on Christmas Eve 1986 in Guysville, Ohio, by their dear friend Rev. David Cogar. He is a 1972 graduate of Federal Hocking High School in Stewart, Ohio. He retired from ...

Deem

Doug and Sandy Deem celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married in Parkersburg on Dec. 31, 1966. He is a veteran of the United States Navy and deacon at St. Francis Xavier in Parkersburg. She is retired from GE Plastics and is a quilter. They are the parents of ...

Root

Carl and Joan Root will celebrate their 50th anniversary. They were married Jan. 1, 1967, by the Rev. S.A. Scott at the Big Tygart Methodist parsonage. They are the parents of John Tennant, Allen Tennant, the late Susan Tennant and Warren Root. They have five grandchildren and ...

Fetty

Joe and Emilee Fetty of Vienna will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. They were married in the New Bethel Methodist Church in Good Hope, W.Va. by the late Rev. Gene Hasson on January 1, 1967. They graduated from Unidis High School in West Milford, W.Va. in ...

Powell

Julia and Howard Powell Jr. will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Dec. 22. They have three children, Howard Powell III, Rebecca Scott and Anthony Powell. They have eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Thorne

Deloris Ann Bumgarner Thorne and John Cecil Thorne will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Dec. 28. They were married by the Rev. Paul Higgins, pastor of the Pisgah United Methodist Church. She is the daughter of the late Joseph Craig Bumgarner and Nina Geer Bumgarner. He is the ...

Yerkes

Robert and Ruth Yerkes celebrated their 60th anniversary on Dec. 16. They were married Dec. 16, 1956, in the First Evangelical United Brethren Church in Belpre by the Rev. Harold Bowers. Their attendants were Donald and Thelma Randolph. She is the daughter of the late Earl and Melva ...

Myers

Pam and Pete Myers will be celebrating their 40th anniversary on November 20. They were married on November 20, 1976, by Rev. Norman Butler and the late Rev. Charles Williams at 7th Street United Methodist Church in Parkersburg. She is the daughter of Ottie and Margie Wilcox of ...