Class Couples

 

At least two score of the Class of 1958 chose a classmate for their life’s partner. At least 12 of those marriages endured more than 45 years past our graduation. Details of our classmate marriages are offered as follows:

Arnold – Connie Kish married George Thelbert Arnold. Connie died October 24, 1994. George lives in West Virginia.

Belcher – Nancy Earle Smith married Larry Belcher. They live in Abingdon, Virginia and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. The Belchers also attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

Broome – Judith Ann Shumate married James Lee Broome on September 4, 1959. They live in Georgia and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003.

Bryner – Margaret Carlyn Soltes married Eugene Austin Bryner. They lived in Beckley. Margaret died on August 30, 1990 and Gene died January 20, 2009.

Davis – Elaine Kay Weikle married Richard Harrison Davis. They were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. Richard died on March 9, 2007. Kay lives in Venice, Florida.

Estrada – Sharon Louise Coleman married John Franklin Estrada, Jr. on August 30, 1958. They live in Tennessee and were one of eight class couples to attend the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. The Estradas also attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

Grubb – Barbara Lee Warden married Richard Allen Grubb on April 24, 1959. They live in Virginia and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003.

Highlander – Ida Mae Canterbury married Richard William Highlander on June 6, 1965. They live in San Jose, California and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. The Highlanders also attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

Jamison – Betty Lenore Suddreth married Melvin Storm Jamison on June 5, 1960. They live in West Virginia and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. The Jamisons also attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

Porterfield – Jacquline Harwood Short married Patsy Mike Porterfield on January 5, 1962. They live in Maryland.

Roles – Patricia Ann Patrick married John Griffin Roles on September 23, 1959. They lived in Jumping Branch, West Virginia until John’s death on November 15, 2007.

Sayre – Mary Ellen Snuffer married Graham Everett Sayre. They live in Florida.

Stafford – Patricia Ann Maxey married Larry Eugene Stafford on October 23, 1959. They live in Kentucky and were one of eight class couples who attended the 45th Class Reunion in June 2003. The Staffords also attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

Willis – Lynda Sue Oscar married Larry Lee Willis on November 5, 2005. They live in Virginia. The Willises attended our 50th Class reunion in August 2008.

Wiseman – Phyllis Marie Faykus married Gene Burton Wiseman on December 26, 1958. They live in Virginia. The Wisemans attended our 50th Class Reunion in August 2008.

If you are aware of class marriages not recognized here, please forward that information.