Mr. and Mrs. Carl Kelley

BRILLIANT — Mr. and Mrs. Carl Kelley of Brilliant have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

Kelley and the former Charlene McAninch were married on Dec. 30, 1967, at the Calvary United Presbyterian Church in St. Clairsville by Richard Ferguson.

The son of the late James and Mildred Kelley, he joined the Army and served in Vietnam before going on to work many years as a superintendent at the Ohio Verro Alloy, as a coal miner at Starvaggi Mine 19 and retired as a truck driver.

The daughter of the late Howard and Nellie Mae McAninch, she has been a nurse for 50 years and is employed at Acuity Specialty Hospital.

They are the parents of four children: James Kelley of Columbus, Jennifer Camarata of Canton, Jessica Kelley of Steubenville and Jayme Moore of Chaska, Minn. They have four grandchildren.