Anniversaries

Cogar

Jim and Connie Cogar of Fleming, Ohio will celebrate their 50th anniversary April 12. They were married April 12, 1969, by the late Rev. John Keck at Emmanuel Baptist Church. He is the son of the late Patricia Lycans and Paul Edwin Cogar. He retired from GE Plastics. She is the daughter of ...

Floding

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Floding of Belpre celebrated their 50th anniversary with a reception hosted by their son, Jason, and grandchildren, Nathaniel and Jolie, at the Belpre Church of Christ on March 23. The couple was married on March 22, 1969, by Lewis P. Hussell in Parkersburg. He is ...

Martin

Mr. and Mrs. Jerry R. Martin of Washington, W.Va., celebrated their 60th anniversary on Jan. 2 with a family dinner at Blennerhassett Hotel. They were married Jan. 2, 1959, in Catlettsburg, Ky. They are originally from Huntington. They have three daughters, Cheryl Eaton, Diana Fanelli and ...

Mason

Robert “Lefty” Keith Mason and Patricia Gearhart Mason will celebrate their 70th anniversary and her 90th birthday. The two were high school sweethearts. He is a Parkersburg High School sports basketball and baseball record holder, Hall of Fame, and is the former 19th Street Country Club ...

Roberts

Bob and Charlotte Roberts will celebrate their 55th anniversary on Jan. 16. They were married Jan. 16, 1964, by the Rev. F. Eugene Brown of Grantsville, and reside in Parkersburg. He is retired from DuPont. She is retired from Commercial Bank. The couple attends South Parkersburg Baptist ...

Dye

Delbert “Bud” and Shelia Dye of Belpre celebrated their 50th anniversary on Dec. 29 with an open house at Vienna Baptist Church with family and friends. The couple was married Dec. 27, 1968, in Parkersburg by the Rev Thomas Watkins. He is the son of the late Clayton and Mary Dye of ...

Deem

Jim and Judy Deem are celebrating their 50th anniversary. The couple married Jan. 3, 1969, at North Parkersburg Baptist Church. He retired as an electrician from Eramet in Marietta in 2006, where he had worked for more than 30 years. She retired from the Wood County Board of Education in ...

Shepherd

Frank and Polly Nutter Shepherd are celebrating their 65th anniversary on Dec. 25. They were married by Rev. E.W. Jefferson in 1953. They both attended Parkersburg schools. He joined the Army after graduation in 1951. He served his country from 1951-1954. He worked as an electrician at ...

Richards

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 ...

Vineyard

Mr. and Mrs. Dorsel Vineyard will celebrate their 60th anniversary. They were married on Dec. 28, 1958, by Pastor Harley Fiddler in Hockingport, Ohio. She is the daughter of the late Lester and Wren Murrey. He is the son of the late Roy and Kate Vineyard. They are the parents of four ...

Moore

Eugenia Faye and Robert J. Moore will be celebrating their 25th anniversary Dec. 10. They were married at Wesley United Methodist Church Dec. 10, 1993, in Vienna by the late Rev. James Mitchem. She is the daughter of Janet and Joseph Smith and Oley and Cheryl Mace of Vienna. He is the son of ...

Steele

The family and friends of Bob and Georgia Steele invite you to help celebrate their 50th anniversary on Sunday, Dec. 16. A celebration will be held from 2-4 p.m. Dec. 16 at the BVFD Training Center on Triplett St. in Belmont. The couple began their journey together on Dec. 11, 1968. He is ...

Cheuvront

Dorsey and Sarah Elder Cheuvront celebrated their 65th anniversary Oct. 3. They were married in Winchester, Va., and have made their home in Parkersburg for the past 58 years. They have four children: Dorsey (Rebecca Bergen) Cheuvront Jr.; Michaele (Chet) Rhodes: Deric (Shelley) Cheuvront ...

Rempel

Ernest D. and Pauline O. Rempel celebrated their 55th anniversary on Nov. 9. The couple was married Nov. 9, 1963, in Greeley Colo. He is the son of the late Vic and Mildred Rempel of Creeley, Colo. He retired from the Iron Workers Local 787. She is the daughter of the late William and Bessie ...

Charles and Barbara Wellings

Charles W. Wellings Jr. and Barbara L. Wellings celebrated their 65th anniversary on Oct. 6. The couple were married on Oct. 6, 1953, in Parkersburg by minister Dr. A. S. Kelly. She is the daughter of Paul and Beulah Fidler of Troy, W.Va. She is a housewife who enjoys gardening, flowers and ...

Hayhurst

Richard and Charlotte Hayhurst of Parkersburg celebrated their 60th anniversary on September 27. A celebration with family was held in July. They are the parents of two daughters, Terri (Mark) Broadwater and Pam West. They are the grandparents of Tyler Broadwater (fiance Sarah Rudolph), ...

Bower

Morris L. and Evelyn K. Bower of Parkersburg celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 28. They were married Sept. 28, 1968, at the Jefferson Baptist Church by the Rev. Harley Bailey. He is the son of the late Delmas O. Bower and Gladys M. Gainer Bower. He was employed by the Jur Theatre ...

Flinn

John and Phyllis Currey Flinn will celebrate their 70th anniversary with an open reception from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 7 in the fellowship hall of the Washington United Methodist Church on DuPont Road. They were married Oct. 6, 1948, at the parsonage of Epworth United Methodist Church in south ...

Eaton

Edwin and Donna Jean Eaton of Lubeck celebrated their 65th anniversary on Sept. 6. They were married on Sept. 6, 1953, at the home of her parents in Belleville by the Rev. C.C. Nutter. He is the son of the late Pearl R. Eaton and Elva Sams Eaton and is retired from DuPont. She is the ...

Morris

Leonard “Butch” and Mildred “Millie” Morris recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married Aug. 23, 1968, by the Rev. Campbell at the Lauckport United Methodist Church in Parkersburg. She is the daughter of the late William C. Sprouse and Mary. She spent much of her ...