Deborah Lynn (Curtis) and Garen Douglas Maynard are celebrating 50 years of marriage. They were married Oct. 15, 1971, at Westmoreland Baptist Church.
Deborah graduated from Barboursville High School; Garen graduated from Vinson High School. Both are Marshall University graduates. He also graduated from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. She is a certified public accountant; he is a retired Baptist minister.
They have two children, JD and Jeremy Maynard, and four grandchildren, Nicole, Tre’, Naomi and Sophia Maynard.