Kemp: 50th wedding anniversary

BELMONT – Mr. & Mrs. Chester Kemp will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 10. They were united in marriage on June 10, 1961 at Somerton parsonage by the Rev. William Irwin.

Kemp and his wife, Irma, own and operate a dairy farm.

They have four children: Mrs. Dean (Loretta) Dunfee of Belmont; Mrs. Don (Virginia) Dixon of McDonough, Ga.; Forrest Kemp of Belmont; and Raymond Kemp of St. Clairsville.

They have eight grandchildren: Crystal (Dom) Pietranton; Melissa (Keith) Luyster,; Allison, Eric and Tyler Dunfee; DJ and Jeremy Dixon; and Delaney Kempt. In addition, the couple has three great-grandchildren: Colten and Rylan Luyster and Ella Pietranton.

The couple will celebrate the occasion during a family dinner to be held in their honor.