Lanny and Connie King celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 29. They were married Aug. 29, 1964, at Roach Baptist Church by Homer (Buck) Curry Jr. They are the parents of Lanny David King Jr. and have two grandchildren, Corey and Cassie King.
Ronnie and Joyce Ross of Wayne are celebrating 50 years of marriage. They were married Aug. 29, 1964, in Huntington.
James and Brenda Bond of Barboursville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 28, 1964.
Keith and Dee Runyon of Wayne celebrated their 50th anniversary. They were married Aug. 25, 1964.
The marriage of Tracy Nicole Dial, of Huntington, daughter of Douglas Dial and Denise Young of Huntington, to Jacob Del Preece of Huntington, son of James and Kim Rice-Preece, took place March 22 at Marshall Community Fellowship in Huntington.
James and Edna Duke of Huntington, formerly of Chesapeake, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 8. They were married in Lexington, Kentucky, at the Ashland Avenue Baptist Church by Pastor Clarence Walker. They are the parents of James Duke Jr. (Clarissa) and have four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Everett and Shirley Smith celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary July 17.
The parents of David Skeens and Kimberly Jones announce their marriage on July 11, 2014. Kimberly is the daughter of Rosemary Jones and the late Tom Jones of Ironton. David is the son of Gloria Skeens and the late Ricky Skeens of Huntington.
Cynthia Shaughnessy of Huntington and Andrew Shaughnessy of Louisville, Ky., announce the engagement of their daughter, Amelia Ann, to Ross Batiste. Ross is the son of Dr. Steven and Barbara Batiste of Port Orange, Florida, and formerly of Huntington.
Neal and Earlene Adkins are happy to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family in Barboursville. They were married August 15, 1964, at Guyandotte United Methodist Church. They met while attending Marshall University, when Earlene walked across the Student Center, and it was love at first sight. Love is patient, and after a long courtship, the two were married.