Robert and Janet Powell celebrated their 60th anniversary on June 4.
They were married June 4, 1960, at the 19th Street Church of God by the late Rev. E.J. Gibson.
He is the son of the late George (Gladys) and Nancy Powell of Tuppers Plains, Ohio. He rtired from General Electric in 1991 after 32 years.
She is the daughter of the late Carl and Helen Burns of Parkersburg. She worked as a cook for the Wood County Board of Education at Jackson Junior High.
They have four children, the late Richard, Robert II (Kelly), Robert (Kim) and Jennifer.
They have four grandchildren, Tyler, Ryan,Cassandra and Haley Powell.