Charles and Shirley Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Smith of Roaring Spring will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Thursday by enjoying each other’s company, distancing and wearing masks.

They were married June 4, 1955, at Memorial Church of the Brethren, Martinsburg. Mrs. Smith is the former Shirley Cornelius.

The couple have six children: Kathy (Roy) Creps of Export, Laine Smith of Roaring Spring, Kelly Smith of Altoona, Lyle (Dawn) Smith of Roaring Spring, Kevin (Lisa) Smith of Martinsburg and Lon (Kathy) Smith of Martinsburg.

They also have 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Mr. Smith retired as a supervisor from New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co., Roaring Spring. He served as Taylor Township supervisor for 10 years.

Mrs. Smith retired as a registered nurse from Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring. She is a member of the Red Hat Society and the Nason Hospital Auxiliary.

Both are members of First Church of the Brethren, Roaring Spring.


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