Deaton: 50th wedding anniversary

Larry and Sylvia Deaton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on March 8. They were united in marriage on March 8, 1964, at the Thoburn Methodist Church in St. Clairsville, with the Reverend Orville O. Wilson officiating.

They are the parents of a daughter, Teresa (Deaton) and husband, Thomas Taylor, of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and grandsons, Ehtan, Colin and Donovan; a son, William and wife, Kathy (Macri) Deaton of Martins Ferry, a granddaughter, Rebecca and grandson, Andrew Deaton. Step-grandchildren, Brittany and Kurt Cunningham.

A celebration will be held at the Martins Ferry Recreation Center on March 15, with family and friends attending.