Stan and Betsy Taylor of New Concord will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on June 12, 2011.
On June 12, 1971, Betsy Jennings, daughter of the late Anna Jennings Downing and Fred Jennings, and Stan Taylor, son of the late Lucille and Wayne Taylor of Sarasota, Fla., were united in marriage at First Methodist Church in Cambridge.
The Rev. Shoemaker officiated the ceremony.
Mrs. Taylor retired from Cambridge City Schools, where she enjoyed 30 years as a science teacher.
Mr. Taylor serves as assistant superintendent of East Muskingum Local School District. He plans to retired in July 2011.
The couple have two children, Adam Matthew Taylor of Charleston, S.C., and Lesleigh Elizabeth (Matt) Berg of Zanesville.
Completing the family circle is a grandson, Jacob Berg.
Family and friends gatheedr with the couple at their home on June 11 to celebrate the special occasion.