RAYLAND - Norman and Helen McDiffitt of Rayland celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 3 with a small family celebration held at Lanecelot's in Wintersville.
They were married Jan. 3, 1952, in Eliabethton, Tenn., by the Rev. Huntington.
He is the son of the late Forrest and Lillian McDiffitt of Pine Grove, and she is the daughter of the late Conley and Lola Parlier of Elizabethton, Tenn.
An Army veteran, he is retired from Columbia Gas after 30 years of service. She is a retired homemaker.
They have six children: Dinah Keyser of Bloomingdale; Jodette Gallagher of Marion, Ill.; Brenda Burwell of Canton; Jeff of Akron; Chris of Rayland; and Kevin of Columbus. Nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren complete the family.