Russell and Nora Wells of Louisa celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 24.
The couple were married in Ashland in 1948 during a major snowstorm.
Both were born and reared in Lawrence County, Ky., and have lived in Louisa since 1958.
Mr. Wells is a 1950 graduate of the University of Kentucky. He managed the USDA office in Lawrence County for 28 years. Mr. and Mrs. Wells have volunteered at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa for the past 25 years.
They are the parents of three children, Nancy Collins of Midway, Ga., John Wells of Avon, Ind., and Bob Wells of Ashland. They have eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.