25th: Troy, Sue Christman

Troy and Sue Dixon Christman of Belpre celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a private reception for family and close friends.

They were married Sept. 24, 1988, at the First Congregational Church in Marietta and honeymooned in Virginia.

The couple are both employed at Leavitt Funeral Home where he is a funeral director and she is a family support coordinator. They are members of Vienna Baptist Church and attribute their faith in God for the longevity of a happy marriage.

Sue is the daughter of Naomi Dixon of Parkersburg and J. Dixon of State Route 47 and he is the son of Larry and Barbara Christman of Stafford, Ohio.

They are the aunt and uncle of 11 nieces and nephews and enjoy spending time with their boxer dog, Seagram and African Grey parrot, Alex. In their spare time they enjoy renovating property and are avid bee keepers.