Mr. and Mrs. Robert Joe Harman of Elkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 17.
They were married Aug. 17, 1962, in Elkins, at 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 of service to Monongahela Power Co. as a crewman. He also retired from the West Virginia Army National Guard 201st Field Artillery Batallion 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 Joe Harman
Mrs. Harman, the former Virginia Fansler, is the daughter of the late Boyd and Kittie Fansler. She is a homemaker and member of the American Legion Ladies Auxillary.
They are members of Elkins First Church of the Nazarene.
They are the parents of two daughters, Kathy Hamrick and husband, Tommy, and Roberta Brown and husband, Dan, all of Elkins. The have one grandchild, Tyler Hamrick; two stepgrandchildren, Gary Brown and wife, Cindy, and Samantha Casas and husband, Robert. The also have four stepgreat-grandchildren, Gavin, Ariella, Brayden and Amara.
Cards may be sent to: P.O. Box 412, Elkins, WV 26241.