William Carter, Jr. and his lovely bride Gladys of Huntington, are celebrating a true blessing of 65 years of marriage. They were married Sept. 13, 1947.
They are the parents of April (Charles) Dawson of Columbus, Ohio, William (Leona) Carter, III, of Milton, W.Va., and the late Dirk Carter. They are the grandparents of Dion (Camelia) Carter, Shawnda (Charles) Lyte, Shayla Dawson, Charles Dawson, Jr., Isaac Carter, Shannon Moore and Nathaniel (Pee-Wee) Moore. Great grand-children are Nyal Dawson and Cabrina Carter.
William retired from BASF after 35 years. Gladys retired from Sears after 29 years. William is famous for his pancakes that everyone loved. Gladys has blessed many people with her droop along and pineapple upside-down cakes and her wonderful home cooked meals, which she always had enough for guests. God has truly blessed them with many years of marriage and a wonderful family.