Wendell and Mary Lynn Jones of Moundsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Wednesday, Nov. 23.
They were united in marriage Nov. 23, 1961 at First Christian Church, Moundsville, with the Rev. Andrew Laney officiating.
Mary Lynn Jones is the daughter of the late Gladys and Baron Claycomb of Moundsville. She is a graduate of Moundsville High School and West Virginia Northern Community College. She is retired from Scott Lumber Co.
Jones is the son of the late Theodore and Wilda Jones of Moundsville. He is a graduate of Moundsville High School and served in the Navy. He is retired from PPG Industries with 41 years of service.
They are the parents of three children. The family includes Chris and his wife, Gina, of Dublin, Ohio; Jennifer of Fishersville, Va., and Wendell Jr. and his wife, Lori, of Waterford, Ohio. They have six grandchildren.
As part of their celebration, they enjoyed a trip to Cincinnati to watch West Virginia University and the Pittsburgh Steelers play football games.