Anniversaries

Bruce Robert and Ocie Lillian VanDevender

Bruce Robert and Ocie Lillian VanDevender Thompson of Sully will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on May 25.The couple first met in Sully while Mrs. Thompson and her sister, Verna, were walking home from church, after moving from Glady. Mr. Thompson and his brother, Seymour, picked the ...

Ralston and Eloise Teter

The Teter family invites you to the 65th wedding anniversary of Ralston (Ross) Teter and Eloise Teter, who were married on May 22, 1949, in Oakland, Md.They are parents of three children, Juanita, John and Kenneth, grandparents of nine and great-grandparents of 11.The celebration will be from ...

John and Lois Clingerman

John and Lois Clingerman celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on March 7. They were married March 7, 1959, at the Elkins Church of God by Rev. Perry Fred Stone, Sr.They are the parents of three children, Stephen and wife Kathy Clingerman of Morgantown, Kim Urban and husband Ryan of Elkins, ...

63 YEARS

Retired Cpt. Lewis H. Buzzell Jr., 93, formerly of Elkins, and Beverly C. Buzzell celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary Jan. 29, 2014, in Deland, Fla.They met in Shreveport, La., while he was stationed at Barksdale Air Force Base and Beverly was teaching school.They were married Jan. 29, ...

Howard James Knicely Jr. and Suzanne Clair Poe Knicely

Howard James "Jim" Knicely Jr. and Suzanne Claire Poe were united in marriage at Hart's Chapel on the Chenoweth Creek Road, by the Rev. Arnold Bickle, on Oct. 12, 1963.Mrs. Knicely is the daughter of Elmer Clare Poe Sr. and Helen Cora Isner Poe.Mr. Knicely is the son of Howard James Knicely Sr. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick

Mr. and Mrs. Arby Hamrick will celebrate their 53rd wedding anniversary on Feb. 24.They were married Feb. 24, 1961, in Mill Creek, by the Rev. Arnold Bickel.They have three sons, Raymond Hamrick and wife, Ruth, Rickie Hamrick and wife, Melinda, and Jerry Hamrick, at home; three daughters, Peggy ...

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Simmons

Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Simmons celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014.The couple was married Feb. 11, 1989, in Dartmoore by the Rev. Rachel Woods.The couple has seven children, Amber, Jessie, Natasha, Aaron, Brianna, Dystonie and Gracie. They have six grandchildren, ...

25 YEARS

Mr. and Mrs. Randall Cunningham will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary Dec. 22.They were married by the Rev. Don Williams in 1988 at the First Church of the Nazarene in Elkins.Mr. Cunningham is the son of Harold "Wade" and Betty Jo Cunningham. He is a contractor and instructor at ...

50 YEARS

David and Mary Cunningham of Beverly celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday, Nov. 28.They were married Nov. 28, 1963, at the Elkins Nazarene Church by the Rev. John Haddock.Mrs. Cunningham, the former Mary Ellen Sites, is the daughter of the late Curtis and Mamie Sites of Seneca ...

50 YEARS

Robert and Regina Chewning will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 21.Mr. Chewning is a retired coal miner.Mrs. Chewning formerly worked at Mountaineer Mart.They have lived in Mabie most of their lives.They will celebrate their anniversary with their daughter and son-in-law, Julie ...

Robert and Regina Chewning

Robert and Regina Chewning will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 21.Mr. Chewning is a retired coal miner.Mrs. Chewning formerly worked at Mountaineer Mart.They have lived in Mabie most of their lives.They will celebrate their anniversary with their daughter and son-in-law, Julie ...

Mr. and Mrs. Randall Cunningham

Mr. and Mrs. Randall Cunningham will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary Dec. 22.They were married by the Rev. Don Williams in 1988 at the First Church of the Nazarene in Elkins.Mr. Cunningham is the son of Harold "Wade" and Betty Jo Cunningham. He is a contractor and instructor at ...

Elaine and William Valentine

William and Elaine Valentine celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 19 at the Family Life Center of First United Methodist Church in Elkins. Family and close friends gathered for social time and dinner followed by a time of sharing memories.They were married Oct. 19, 1963 at Elkins ...

Delsey and George Kniley

Delsey and George (Butch) Kniley are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this weekend. They were married on Saturday, Nov. 9, 1963 at 4 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Elkins.Butch retired from the Valley Supply Co. in 2006 with 33 years of service. Delsey is employed by ...

50 YEARS

June and Julius Martin of Chenoweth Creek Road, Elkins, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in a pre-civil War log cabin in the mountains.The were married Oct. 5, 1963, at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss.They have two sons, Craig and Ian, and their spouses, Zebebe and ...

Judy and Glenn Haddix

When Glenn and Judy Haddix said their wedding vows, "in good times and in bad times; for richer, for poorer; in sickness and in health; 'til death do us part," they kept them. The couple is now celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.Russell Glenn Haddix and Doris Kay "Judy" Armstrong were ...

Elouise and James Warner

A 60th wedding anniversary reception for James and Elouise Warner will take place Oct. 5 from 7 to 8 p.m. in the 88 Lounge in the Bicentennial Inn in Buckhannon. Friends and family are invited for cake and coffee.The Warners were married Sept. 25, 1953, in Oakland, Md., a year after graduating ...

Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Cardot

Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Cardot recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.They were married Aug. 3, 1963, at First Presbyterian Church in Charleston. The marriage was performed by the Rev. Robert Kirkpatrick and the groom's cousin, James Brennan of the Episcopal Church of Buckhannon.She ...

25 years

John and Barbara Channell married Sept. 3, 1988, in Harrisonburg, Va. They have one child, James Leary, and wife, Barbara, of Sykesville, Md. The have one cat named Socks and two granddogs, Gitli and Gaia.