Anniversaries

Helene Bard

Helene Bard, 98, a longtime resident of Elkins, met her great-great-granddaughter, Khalynn Oliveri, on Grandparents Day, Sept. 13, in Tallahassee, Fla., with five generations of the Bard family.Mrs. Bard taught Vacation Bible School at First United Methodist Church and shared her love of music ...

Sue (Tenney) and Douglas ‘Jigs’ Wamsley

Douglas "Jigs" and Sue (Tenney) Wamsley of Ellamore will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sept. 26 at Kesling Mill Lions Club in Buckhannon.They were married Sept. 25, 1965, in Beverly, by the Rev. Glen Phillips.Mr. and Mrs. Wamsley are the parents ...

Sherman and Sylvia Goodwin

Sherman and Sylvia Goodwin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at their home in Harding with dinner being served at 2 p.m.They were married Tuesday, Sept. 7, 1965, in Baltimore, Md.They are the parents of three children, Pam Elmore and husband, ...

Wayne and Sheila Gregoire

Wayne and Sheila Gregoire celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday.They were married Sept. 4, 1965, by the Rev. G. Bland Brady at the Evangelical United Brethern Church in Clarksburg.They met in chemistry class while students at Victory High School.Both lived in Clarksburg with Mr. ...

Mr. and Mrs. William Thorne

Mr. and Mrs. Willaim Thorne celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Aug. 11.They were married Aug. 11, 1990.Crystal Thorne is the daughter of Patricia Kelley.Mr. Thorne is the son of Kaye Bodkin of Elkins.

Terry and Rebecca Poe

Terry and Rebecca Poe of Belington celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Wednesday, July 30.They were married July 30, 1965, in the Highland Park United Methodist Church by the Rev. Sylvester Green.Mr. Poe is the son of the late Urban D. and Alta Gear Poe. He worked 37 years for the USDA ...

Mac and B.J. McKenzie

Mac and B.J. McKenzie will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary July 31.They were married July 31, 1965.

Gary Lee and Carolyn Corley Channell

Gary Lee and Carolyn Corley Channell of Elkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 12 with a private dinner for immediate family in the Kings Room at the 1863 Grill and Restaurant. The celebration continued with a reception at their residence.They were married by June 12, 1965, by ...

Dee and Del Conrad

Del and Dee Conrad recently celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary at their new home in Ocala, Fla.They were married April 17, 1970, at Lakeside Assembly of God in Deep Creek Lake, Md., by Pastor Robert Collette.They have lived in Harman, Daytona Beach, Parkersburg and in Elkins. They ...

Judy and Kyle Lane

Kyle and Judy Lane of Buckhannon celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 19.They were married June 19, 1965.Mr. Lane is the son of the late Basil "Tater" Lane and Erma Lane.Mrs. Lane is the daughter of the late James Archer and Eula Archer.A celebration was hosted on Friday at the ...

Josephine and John Bodkin

John and Josephine Bodkin will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary June 25.Blessed union - very rarely God chooses two extraordinary people bonding them in marriage, a unique blessed union, a golden couple, who shine like a beacon of hope for the rest of us. Hope that we can learn to glow ...

Sherri and Dick White

Dick and Sherri White will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today with their family.They were married June 20, 1965, at the First Church of Christ in Elkins.Mrs. White is the daughter of Juanita Marco.Mr. White is the son of the late Warren and Rosalie White.They are the parents of two ...

Joan and Garry Tacy

Mr. and Mrs. Garry Tacy, from Mill Creek, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on June 2, 2015.Garry is the son of the late Virgil Gilbert Tacy Sr. and Pauline Simmons Tacy. Joan is the daughter of the late Vernon Dale and Dorotha Cutright Coffman.Garry and Joan have two children, ...

Carol and Glenn Menear

Carol and Glenn Menear, of Elkins, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Monday. They were married May 25, 1965, by the Rev. Wendell Roberts at the First Church of Christ on Worth and Main streets in Elkins.Mrs. Menear is the former Carol Stalnaker, daughter of the late Woodrow ...

Sam and Wanda Price

Sam and Wanda Price will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary May 1.Both were born and raised in Paden City; their families living only two blocks apart. Because the Tyler and Wetzel county lines separated the town, they went to separate schools but started dating as juniors in high school. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Shaw

Mr. and Mrs. Ray Shaw of Locust Grove Road, Moatsville, will celebrate their 60th anniversary May 7.They were married in Philippi in 1955 by the Rev. O.C. Bunner at the church parsonage.Ray (Harold) is the son of the late Charles "Peck" Shaw and Opal Denison Shaw. He is retired from the ...

Harry and Lois Mahoney

Harry and Lois Mahoney will celebrate their wedding anniversary Friday, March 20.They are the parents of three children, Tina, Jay and Jon, and four grandchildren, Coburn, Kurtis, Marcie and Kaitlyn Mahoney.Mr. Mahoney is retired from the U. S. Forest Service.Mrs. Mahoney is retired from Tucker ...

Richard and Rosemary Taylor

Richard and Rosemary Taylor celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Friday, March 13.They were married March 13, 1975, by the Rev. Frank Long at his home in Mill Creek.They have three children, Tonya, Jonathan "Buster" and Travis Taylor; seven grandchildren, Brian "Rusty," Kendra Bender, ...

Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick

Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick will celebrate their 54th wedding anniversary Feb. 24.They were married Feb. 24, in Mill Creek, by the Rev. Arnold Bickel.They have three sons, Jackie Raymond Hamrick and wife, Ruth, Rickie L. Hamrick and wife, Melinda, and Jerry L. Hamrick, at home; and three ...