Zimmermans Mark 49th
Louis and Shirley Zimmerman celebrated their 49th wedding anniversary on Thursday, July 1.
They were married July 1, 1972, in Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church by the Rev. G. Kenneth Gates. That day was Louis’ father’s birthday. Louis is the son of the late Chester C. and Katherine Klieves Zimmerman of Wheeling. Shirley is the daughter of the late Donald C. and Florence Bixler Jefferys.
Both are graduates of Wheeling High School, and are retired employees of The Ohio Valley Medical Center.
They are the parents of five children, Katherine Zimmerman of Carolina Shores, N.C.; Rebecca (Keith) Hanson of Calabash, N.C.; Laura Snedeker (Rick Evans) of Wheeling; Jeffery Snedeker of Kentucky; and Timothy Snedeker of Ohio. They also have five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Louis and Shirley reside in Calabash, N.C. Louis has a part-time job in Little River, S.C.
A quiet celebration was held.