John and Shirley Henry of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 25.
They were united in marriage Aug. 25, 1962 in Wheeling.
Shirley Henry is the daughter of the late Carlos and Shirley Burnside of Wheeling. She is retired from Swisher International, where she worked for 18 years.
Henry is the son of the late Edna Durbin. He is retired from Swisher International, where he worked for over 40 years.
They have two children. The family includes Tammy Haley and her husband, Terry, of Wheeling and John and his wife, Terri, of Bridgeport. They have five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
They celebrated this milestone with a surprise family cookout.