Mr. and Mrs. Robert Joe Harman of Elkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 17.
They were married Aug. 17, 1962, in Elkins at the Crystal Springs Community Church by the late Rev. Kenneth Corley.
Mr. Harman is the son of the late Dickson and Icie Harman. He retired in 1996 after 34 years service to Monongahela Power Co. as a crewman. He also retired from the West Virginia Army National Guard 201st Field Artillery Battalion as a first sergeant with 39 years service including serving in Operation Desert Storm in 1991. He is an active member of American Legion Post 29 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3647 of Elkins.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Harman
Mrs. Harman, the former Virginia Fansler, is the daughter of the late Boyd and Kittie Fansler. She is a homemaker.
They are members of Elkins First Church of the Nazarene.
They are the parents of two daughters, Kathy Hamrick and her husband, Tommy, and Roberta Brown and her husband, Dan, all of Elkins. The also have one grandchild, Tyler Hamrick; two stepgrandchildren, Gary Grown and his wife, Cindy, and Samantha Casas and her husband, Robert; and four stepgreat-grandchildren, Gavin, Ariella, Brayden and Amara.
Cards may be sent to: P.O. Box 412, Elkins, WV 26241.