George and Carolyn Davis of Philippi celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 17.
The couple were married on March 17, 1961, in the Philippi Baptist Church by the late Rev. Ward Hibbs.
Mrs. Davis is the daughter of the late Ethel and Clyde Hibbs Jr. She is retired from the Barbour County Board of Education as a school librarian/teacher with 31 years of service. She is now serving the Grand Chapter of West Virginia, Order of Eastern Star as grand secretary.
MR. AND MRS. GEORGE DAVIS
Mr. Davis is the son of the late Mary and Robert G. Davis. He is retired from Hibbs Radio Communication with 35 years of service.
The Davises are the parents of Charles F. Davis of Lexington, Kentucky, and Georgann Davis of Elkins. They also have three granddaughters, Megan Elizabeth Davis Scott and Caitlin Denise Davis, both of Lexington, Kentucky, and Erin Marie Davis of Philippi; and one great-grandson, Ryan Eddie Poole.
The Davises are active members of the Philippi Baptist Church.
Family and friends are invited to celebrate the couple's anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. May 22 at the Philippi Baptist Church. It is requested that gifts be omitted, but cards will be appreciated.