Couple Celebrates 40th

Gary and Clarinda Timmons of Wheeling celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 1.

They were united in marriage Sept. 1, 1973 at First Presbyterian Churchm Moundsville.

Clarinda Timmons is the daughter of the late Harold and Clarinda Hodgman Barnhart of Moundsville.

Gary Timmons is the son of the late Howard Erskine and Mary Margaret Clouse Timmons. He is retired from Consolidation Coal Co.

They are the parents of four children. The family includes Michael and his wife, Tami, of Abingdon, Va.; Christopher and his wife, Jackie, of Charlotte, N.C.; Brandon and his wife, Holly, of Wheeling and the late Christine Ann. They have six grandchildren.