Cavaliers Celebrate 50th

Jim and Mary Ann Cavalier of Follansbee celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15.

They were united in marriage on June 15, 1968, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Follansbee with the late Rev. Harold Moore officiating.

Mary Ann Cavalier is the daughter of the late Sam and Laura Chiarello of Follansbee. She retired from the Follansbee Rite Aid.

Jim Cavalier is the son of the late D.J. and Libby Cavalier of Rivesville, West Virginia. He retired from Eagle Manufacturing in Wellsburg.

The family includes two children, Nikki Cavalier of Huntington, West Virginia, and D.J. (Jessica) Cavalier of Middletown, Virginia. They have four grandchildren.

A mass was held in their honor on June 16 at St. Anthony’s, with the Rev. Cody Ford officiating. A family dinner was held at St. Francis Centre, where the wedding reception took place 50 years ago. They also plan to celebrate the milestone by taking a Caribbean cruise this summer.