Ken and Ann Bennett of Belpre celebrated their 60th anniversary on June 26.

They were married June 36, 1953, by the late Rev. E.J. Roberts in the parsonage.

She is the daughter of the late Tilden and Carrie McClung. She retired from Sears after 20 years of service.

He is the son of the late Edith Bennett Fritter and Everett Bennett. He retired from Universal Suppy Co. after 43 years of service.

They are the parents of two daughters and one son, Karen (David) Benton of Parkersburg, Terri Givens (Loren Mundstock) of Parkersburg and Jeff (Marcy) Bennett of Chillicothe, Ohio.

They have five grandchildren, Todd (Beth) Alloway of Westerville, Ohio, Nicole Benton of Parkersburg, Travis (Becky) Alloway of Washington, Scott (Erica) Benton of Shinnston, W.Va., and Jason (Julie) Bennett of New Albany, Ohio.

They have eight great-grandchildren, Matthew, Jordan and Jacob Alloway of Westerville, Austin Ross and Katy Alloway of Washington, Levi and Morgan Benton of Shinnston, and Brooklyn Bennett of New Albany.

A reception will be held from noon to 2 p.m. July 6 in the fellowship hall of Rockland United Methodist Church in Belpre. All family and friends are invited to share good times and memories. Gifts are to be omitted, but cards are welcomed.