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Conrad Ernest and Lugene Kern Baston

Conrad Ernest and Lugene Kern Baston celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. They were married on March 7, 1948, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. They are the parents of Constance Baston, Conrad Donald (Shelley) Baston and Lucinda (Martin) Dougherty; grandparents of Conrad Russell (Tiffany) ...

Arnold and Janet Freeman

Arnold and Janet Freeman of 15303 Morgantown Pike, Moatsville will celebrate their 60th anniversary with family and friends at a picnic lunch hosted by the family from noon to 4 p.m. June 16 at the couple’s home. They are the parents of Cheryl (Jerry) Bailey of Moatsville, Ronda (Kevin) ...

David and Janet Canfield

David and Janet Canfield will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, April 8. They were married April 8, 1978, at Mercy Chapel in Montrose by the Rev. Leon Heavener. They make their home in Bowden, in a cabin, with their two dogs, Bella and Scraper. They have two children, Kathy ...

Douglas and Sheila Coffman Spessert

Douglas and Sheila Coffman Spessert will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. April 14 at the First Baptist Church in Parsons. They were married April 13, 1968, at Shiloh Church of the Brethren at Kasson by the Rev. H.O. Poling. They are ...

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Vallie Davis

Vallie Davis recently celebrated her 92nd birthday at her home in Elkins. She has two daughters, Linda Sanders and Barbara Shockey, both of Elkins; three grandchildren, Sabrina Talkington, Byran Shockey, and Stephanie Coberly, all of Elkins; and two great-grandchildren, Sierra Shockey and ...

JOHNSON

Paige Hedrick and Joseph Johnson of Elkins announce the birth of a son, born at 11:51 p.m. April 23, 2018, in Davis Medical Center. The infant weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces and has been named Levi Chase Johnson. Maternal grandparents are Dee and Don Hedrick of Beverly. Paternal grandparents are ...

FUNK

Jeffrey and Christal Funk of Mount Storm announce the birth of a son, born at 5:42 p.m. May 11, 2018, in Garrett Regional Medical Center. The infant weighed 4 pounds, 4.4 ounces, measured 17 3/4 inches and has been named John Robert Funk. Maternal grandparents are Robert and Diana Jackson of ...

Hicel T. Roy

Hicel T. Roy of Elkins will celebrate her 94th birthday May 30. She was born May 30, 1924, at Teterton, in Pendleton County. She is the 10th of 11 children and the seventh and youngest daughter of the late Floyd and Pallie Harper Teter. On Nov. 12, 1950, in Rockville, Maryland, she married ...

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Joshua Aaron Currence and Emily Beth Sutton

Joshua Aaron Currence and Emily Beth Sutton, along with their families, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Steven and Sharon Sutton of Elkins and the granddaughter of Margie Sutton of Elkins and the late John Sutton and the late Brady and ...

Lindsey Nicole Sayre and Cody Linn Skinner

Arthur and Patty Sayre of Buckhannon announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsey Nicole Sayre, to Cody Linn Skinner, son of Gary and Dee Dee Skinner of Elkins. The bride-elect is a 2012 graduate of Buckhannon-Upshur High School and a 2017 graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College with ...

Vicky Lynn Kelley and Andrew ‘Andy’ Loughry

Vicky Lynn Kelly of Elkins, daughter of the late Fields Meadows and Icie Meadows, and John Andrew “Andy” Loughry of Elkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Loughry of Hudson Road, Valley Point, announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The wedding is planned for 2 p.m. April 21 at the ...

Lindsey Danielle Surguy and Jacob Lee Shifflett

Lindsey Danielle Surguy of Parsons and Jacob Lee Shifflett of Elkins announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding. The bride-elect is the daughter of Paula Stevens of Elkins, Gregory Stevens of Parsons and Edward and Shirley Surguy of Kerens, and the granddaughter of Charles and Paula ...

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Mr. And Mrs. Kevin Matthew Eliason

Emma Nicole Wolfe and Kevin Matthew Eliason were married May 12, 2018, at the West Virginia Baptist Camp in Cowen. The service was officiated by the bride’s father, Joseph Wolfe. Music was provided by her brother and sister-in-law, Tom and Samantha Wolfe, who also served as her ...

Mr. and Mrs. William Wilfong

Nativity Simmons and William Wilfong were married May 19 at Camp Pioneer in Beverly. The bride is the daughter of Betty Simmons and the Late Tommy Simmons. She is employed with Kingsford Manufacturing in Parsons. The bride-groom is the son of Lillian Wilfong and the late Hubert Wilfong. He ...

Mr. and Mrs. Clint Hart

Becky Arbogast and Clint Hart were married Oct. 14, 2017, in an outdoor ceremony at Dailey, officiated by their family friend, Judy Ritchie. The bride is the daughter of Denver and Debbie Arbogast and the late Justine Arbogast. The bridegroom is the son of David and Kay Hart. Following the ...

Jonathan Cochran and Chasta Lanham

Jonathan Cochran and Chasta Lanham were married on Feb. 17. The bridegroom’s father, Pastor Jeff Cochran, and bridegroom’s grandfather, Pastor William Mooring, officiated the wedding. The ceremony and reception were held at Pastor Mooring’s church, New Life Tabernacle, in ...

Reunions | VIEW ALL

Descendants attend Auvil family reunion

The descendants of Charles and Charlotte Righman Auvil gathered Sept. 10 at New Beginnings Church to celebrate the 18th annual Auvil reunion. After the blessing, a covered-dish dinner was served. John Edge was surprised with a birthday cake to celebrate his 70th birthday. Those present and ...

EHS class of 1957 hosts 60th reunion

ELKINS — Recently celebrating their 60th graduation anniversary were 40 classmates of the 1957 class of Elkins High School along with their 27 guests. The fun-filled weekend started the evening of July 21 with an informal gathering at the home of classmates Dale and Pauline Newlon. Co-Chair ...

TVHS class of 1964 hosts reunion

ELKINS — With the passing of another year, Tygarts Valley High School class of 1964 met on the afternoon of Aug. 19 in the open air Armadillo Flats at CJ Maggie’s in Elkins for their 53rd annual get together. Twenty class members, with their spouses and guests, attended the event. The class ...