C. Raymond and Emily J. Bodie celebrated their 55th anniversary with a trip to Branson, Mo.

They were married April 8, 1958, in Parkersburg, by the late evangelist Eugene Carroll.

She is the daughter of the late James and Sarah Dotson Miller. She retired from Vienna K-mart and Lubeck School crossing guard.

He is the son of the late Onie Bodie and Carrie Gates Bodie Allen. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service in Parkersburg.

They are the parents of the late Richard Bodie, Steven Bodie of Rockville, Md., Donna Sigmon of Mt. Mourne, N.C., and Linda Bodie of Charleston. They have four grandchildren, Joshua and Luke Sigmon, Rose Bodie and Tabitha Morris; and one great-grandson, Collin Sigmon.