Couple Marks 50 Years

Bill and Sandy Reid of Fort Mill, S.C., formerly of Wheeling, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, Feb. 11.

They were united in marriage Feb. 11, 1963.

Reid is retired from the Department of Labor.

They resided in the Wheeling area for many years. They moved to the Fort Mill area after his retirement.

They are the parents of six children. The family includes William and his wife, Sissy, of Fairmont; Michael and his wife, Susan, of Wheeling; Deborah Greene and her husband, Rich, of Wheeling; Patricia Reid Mucheck of Charleston; Eli and his wife, Eva, of Charlotte, N.C., and Erik and his wife, Dionne, of Myrtle Beach, S.C. They have 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

They had opportunity to see all of their children and other relatives the week prior to their anniversary date in celebration of their long life together.