Alex (Bozy) and Marilyn Thoburn recently celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary. They were wed on May 2, 1958, in Paden City at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church with the Reverend Charles A. Yoho officiating. Alex is the son of the late Alex and Mary Thoburn. Marilyn is the daughter of the late Ray and Augusta Lauderman. All are from Paden City.
They have three children: Valerie (Rick) Heasley of Paden City, Alex and Judy Thoburn of Paden City; and Brent Thoburn of Boaz, W.Va.
They have six grandchildren: Anastasia (Riley) Heasley, Brittany Heasley, Ashley (Blatt) Thoburn, Chaz Heasley, Ryan Thoburn, and Desiree Heasley. They also have one great-grandchild, Brendyn Blatt.
Marilyn and Alex (Bozy) Thoburn