FOLLANSBEE - Eric and Catherine Oughton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday.
They were united in marriage on Sept. 14, 1963, at the Winchester Church of Christ in Winchester, Va., by the Rev. Williams.
He is the son of the late William Mason and Kathryn Oughton of Follansbee and is retired from Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel.
She is the daughter of Violet Kimmel Weaver of Follansbee and the late Harry B. Kimmel. She retired from Trinity Health System.
A family celebration was hosted recently by their four daughters, Bonnie Thomas of Weirton, Gayle Martin of Ashland, Ohio, Lesley Mullenbach of Canal Winchester, Ohio, and Joan Bucy of Pickerington, Ohio. They also have nine grandchildren.