Anniversaries

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 ...

Evelyn and Larry Snyder

Larry and Evelyn Dodrill Snyder of Elkins will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 31.They were married Jan. 31, 1965, by the Rev. Kenneth D. Amstutz, of Monterey, Va.Mrs. Snyder is the daughter of the late Jennings and Pauline "Arbogast" Dodrill.Mr. Snyder is the son of the late ...

Harman ‘Sonny’ Shannon and Esther Mae Collins Shannon

Harman "Sonny" Shannon and Esther Mae Collins Shannon will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary Jan. 30.They were married Jan. 30, 1960, by the Rev. E.B. Ware.They have two children, a daughter, Anita Lambert and husband, Ronald, of Mill Creek; and a son, Mark Shannon and wife, Trixie, of ...

Harman ‘Sonny’ and Esther Mae Shannon

Harman "Sonny" Shannon and Esther Mae Collins Shannon will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary Jan. 30.They were married Jan. 30, 1960, by the Rev. E.B. Ware.They have two children, a daughter, Anita Lambert and husband, Ronald, of Mill Creek; and a son, Mark Shannon and wife, Trixie, of ...

70 Years

Herman and Jo Criss, formerly of Philippi, celebrated their 70th anniversary Nov. 1 at Colonial Place in Elkins.They are the parents of two sons, Scott Criss and his wife, Barbara Wilson, of Elkins and Charles "Tinker" Criss and his wife, Suzie Stemple, of Edisto Beach, S.C. They also have five ...

70 Years

Herman and Jo Criss, formerly of Philippi, celebrated their 70th anniversary Nov. 1 at Colonial Place in Elkins.They are the parents of two sons, Scott Criss and his wife, Barbara Wilson, of Elkins and Charles "Tinker" Criss and his wife, Suzie Stemple, of Edisto Beach, S.C. They also have five ...

70 Years

Herman and Jo Criss, formerly of Philippi, celebrated their 70th anniversary Nov. 1 at Colonial Place in Elkins.They are the parents of two sons, Scott Criss and his wife, Barbara Wilson, of Elkins and Charles "Tinker" Criss and his wife, Suzie Stemple, of Edisto Beach, S.C. They also have five ...

William and Elizabeth Taylor

William and Elizabeth Taylor celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 14.They were married Nov. 14, 1964, at Mill Creek, with the Rev. Ralph McCartney officiating.They have one son, Raymond, five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Gary and Carolyn Meloy

Gary and Carolyn Meloy of Stalnaker Run Road, Elkins, celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Friday, Dec. 5.The couple were married at 2 p.m. Dec. 5, 1962, in St. Paul's Methodist Church at Oakland, Md., with the Rev. Lawrence F. Sherwood Jr. officiating.Mrs. Meloy is the daughter of Violet ...

Guy and Amelia Derico

The children of Guy and Amelia Derico invite family and friends to a celebration of Amelia's 90th birthday and Guy's and Amelia's 70th wedding anniversary.The open house celebration will be from 2-5 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Moose Lodge, 25 N. Kanawha St. in Buckhannon.Mrs. Derico is the former ...

Jim and Dotty Freeman

Jim and Dotty Freeman of Philippi will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Nov. 15 in the Nestorville United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.They were united in marriage Nov. 14, 1964.For more information, call Julie Reed at 304-457-1395.