Harold "Curly" and Julie Brown Burt were married Oct. 20, 1951, at Belleville, Ill.
He is the son of the late Harold L. Sr. and Edith Hobson Burt. She is the daughter of the late Clyde and Florence Brookover Brown, both of the Bartlett area.
The couple have three children: Susan (Mark) Martin of Vincent, Carol (Marshall) Plemons of Reno, and Danny (Angela) of Oak Grove. They have eight grandchildren: Brandy (Mark) Heiner of Reno, M/Sgt Brad (DeAnna) Burt of Whiteman Air Force Base at Warrensburg, Mo., Brett (JoAnna) Burt of Reno, Jarrod (Angela) Martin of Vincent, Joshua (Jennifer) Martin of Huntersville, N.C., Sarah (Brennan) Uthe of Crofton, Md., Grant (Kelli) Plemons of Reno, and Jessica (Steve) Parsons of Vienna, W.Va. They have nine great-grandchildren: Abigail and Aaron Heiner, Austin and Camryn Burt, Morgan Roberson, Olivia and Jaden Martin, Dawsen and Avery Plemons and three step-great-grandchildren Kylie Kellison and Lauren and Morgan Parsons.
He retired from Union Carbide, plastics division, after 31 years of service, seven years at Taylor Woodcraft, Malta, and nine years at The Magic Shine Car Wash in Beverly. She is a homemaker and certified nursing assistant having spent several years caring for the elderly.
They are members of the Marietta Bible Center Church in Marietta.
Cards may be sent to the couple at 505 Fairview Ave., Beverly, OH 45715.