STEUBENVILLE - Russ and Linda Smalley of Bryden Road celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Kelly's Island on Lake Erie given to them by their family.
They have two daughters, Debbie Gardner of Columbus and Susan of Cleveland, and one son, Russ Jr., of Columbus. Their four grandchildren accompanied them on their trip.
The Smalleys were united in marriage on June 11, 1960, in Oakland, Md., in a United Methodist church.
Russ retired in 1998 with 42 years' service with the Sherwin-Williams Co.
Linda retired from the office of Dr. Enrique Macias in 2005.
Both are active in the Crossroads Christian Church in Wintersville, where they are charter members.