Robert Sr. and Phyllis Shockley of Barboursville are celebrating 50 years of marriage. The were married May 27, 1969, in Covington, Virginia.
Robert is retired from Mountaineer Gas, and Phyllis is retired from Cabell Huntington Hospital.
Their children are Jean, Robert Jr., Robin and Betty Jo; grandchildren, Jay, Josh, Samantha, Holley and Mikaela; great-grandchildren, JJ, Lexie, Bryson and Aubrey.
They have enjoyed spending their retirement traveling to Tennessee, playing bingo with friends at El Hasa with the Shriners and spending time with family.