Mr. and Mrs. John Miller, Muncy Valley, observed their 50th wedding anniversary May 11, 2013.
They were married by the Rev. John Plant at Fairview United Methodist Church, Unityville. They are members of Bethany United Methodist Church, Hughesville.
Mrs. Miller, the former Barbara Jean Chestnut, is a native of Hughesville. She is the daughter of Leona Chestnut Wertman, Lairdsville, and the late George Chestnut. She graduated from Hughesville High School in 1960 and from Bloomsburg University in 1978. She was employed by The Grit as a staff writer for three years and was a freelance journalist for area newspapers. She also was a substitute teacher at local schools between 1988 and 1999 and was employed by Walmart from 2003 to 2008.
MR., MRS. JOHN?MILLER
Mr. Miller, a native of Montgomery, is the son of Gertrude Miller, Sunbury, and the late John Miller. He graduated from Montgomery High School in 1961. He served in the military from 1961 to 1964 in Alaska during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He retired in 1994 from Shippers Carline, Milton, after 30 years of service.
They are the parents of a daughter, Monique Beaver, Dushore, and a son, Billy Joe, Hughesville.
There are seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
In honor of their anniversary, a family celebration was held May 11 at Fairview United Church.