Ralph and Nancy Church of Proctor celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 23.
They were united in marriage Aug. 23, 1963 in Moundsville with the Rev. Sayre presiding.
Ralph Church is retired from the Chessie System and Bayer.
They are the parents of three children. The family includes Peggy Debulsky and her husband, Kay; Patty Barnhart and her husband, Kenny; and Ralph Church and his wife, Jeannie. They have six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
A celebration was held with family and friends.