Mr. and Mrs. Paul (Martha Jane) Powers of East Palestine recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at a local restaurant.
Mrs. Powers, daughter of the late Les and Elta Linzey, and Mr. Powers, son of the late Harry and Martha Powers, were married at the home of the bride's parents in Big Beaver, Pa. The Rev. Dwight Townsend of the Chippewa Methodist Church performed the ceremony. Kathryn (Young) Gumpf was maid of honor and Louis Phillips served as best man.
Mr. Powers worked as a blacksmith at Mountaineer Racetrack.
Mrs. Powers was a teacher in the East Palestine schools. They have four sons, 10 grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.