WINTERSVILLE - Mr. and Mrs. John Pinkerton celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 7 at Bell Chapel United Methodist Church in Steubenville with a friends and family celebration.
Pinkerton and the former Florence Reidy were married on Sept. 9, 1963, in the Toronto Wesleyan Church parsonage by the Rev. Howard Castle.
He is the son of the late Joseph and Verns Pinkerton. He retired from Smith Trucking.
She is the daughter of the late James and Marjorie Reidy and retired from Mike's Sweepers and is a homemaker.
The have four children: Darlene Jones of Wintersville, John R. Jr. of Toronto, Michael of Pittsburgh and Darren of Bloomingdale. A son, Daniel, is deceased.
Five grandchildren complete the family.