The Rev. Charles and Virginia Ellwood of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Monday, Aug. 12.
They were united in marriage Aug. 12, 1953 at Central Methodist Church in Buckhannon, W.Va.
Ellwood is the son of the late Ruth and Charles Ellwood. He is a retired United Methodist minister.
Virginia Ellwood is the daughter of the late Delina Evick and Charles Halterman. She is retired from the library staff at West Liberty University.
They are the parents of two children. The family includes Dawn Banal and her husband, Mark, and David and his wife, Dixie. They have three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
A celebration was held in their honor at Christ United Methodist Church, Wheeling.