BARCUS: 65th wedding anniversary

MARTINS FERRY – Edsel and Fannie Barcus will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on June 4. They were united in marriage on June 4, 1947 at the Tiltonsville Church of God with the Rev. Wm. McCurdy officiating.

Barcus is the son of the late Edgar and Agnes Barcus Dale and is retired from Conrail Railroad. His wife, Fannie, is the daughter of the late Alvin and Elsie Wilson.

They are the parents of a daughter, Karen Fish Mitchell and two sons, Edsel Jr. and Dale of Gainesville, Ga.; 10 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.