Browns Mark 63 Years

Harmen “Gene” and Stella “Genie” Ryan Brown of Cameron will celebrate their 63rd wedding anniversary Monday, Nov. 5.

They were united in marriage Nov. 5, 1949 by the late Clyde Beagle of New Martinsville Church of Christ at his home.

Genie Brown is the daughter of the late Thomas and Iloh “Ike” Ryan of Pine Grove. She is a 1949 graduate of Pine Grove High School. She is a homemaker.

Brown is the son of the late Earnest and Lola Brown of Pine Grove. He is a 1944 graduate of Reader High School and attended Salem College in the fall of 1944. He was drafted into the Army in 1946 and was discharged in 1947. He was employed by Columbia Gas Transmission Corp. for 38 years and retired in 1987.

The Browns have five children, nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

They will celebrate their anniversary at home with their family Monday, Nov. 5.