Charles and Martha Baker celebrated their 50th anniversary on March 1 with a luncheon at Red Lobster given by their family.
They were married on Feb. 28, 1964, by the late Rev. Lloyd Williams at the Baptist Parsonage.
He is the son of the late Paul and Edna Baker of Auburn, W.Va., and graduated from Troy High School. He retired from E.I. DuPont in 1994.
She is the daughter of the late Fred Locke and Wilda Locke Trickett of Washington, W.Va. She graduated from Harrisville High School and Mountain State College.
She worked 14 years at Challenger Electric and retired as secretary of Washington United Methodist in 2006.
The couple had three children, Jeffery (Teresa) Baker of Chillicothe, Ohio, Christy (Mark) Liebau of Vienna and Michael Baker of Williamstown.
They have three grandchildren, Brittany Baker of Columbus, Jordyn Baker of Chillicothe and Christopher Liebau of Vienna.