Howard James "Jim" Knicely Jr. and Suzanne Claire Poe were united in marriage at Hart's Chapel on the Chenoweth Creek Road, by the Rev. Arnold Bickle, on Oct. 12, 1963.
Mrs. Knicely is the daughter of Elmer Clare Poe Sr. and Helen Cora Isner Poe.
Mr. Knicely is the son of Howard James Knicely Sr. and Norma Mae Brown Knicely.
They are the parents of one son, Howard James "Jamie" Knicely III of Scott Depot. They also have two grandsons, Devin James Knicely and wife, Kinslie, and son, Conor, of Fort Stewart, Ga.; and Brandon Preston Knicely of Elkins.
The couple reside in Ocala, Fla., as they continue to celebrate their milestone anniversary.