Charles “Donnie” and Carla Abrams of Greenup, formerly of Ashland, will celebrate their 40th anniversary today.
Mr. Abrams parents are the late Arnold and Ora Abrams.
Mrs. Abrams parents are the late Carl and Dora Chinn.
They were married on Sept. 8, 1973, in Wise, Va., by the Rev. Charles Estep.
Mr. Abrams was employed with the city of Ashland water department as a heavy equipment operator. He retired with 25 years of service.
Mrs. Abrams was a master hairdresser from 1969 to 1983 and was employed as an instructional assistant with the Boyd County School System from 1990 to 2003.
They have a son, Chad Abrams of Ashland; two grandchildren, Braxton and Conner and are expecting another grandson, Owen, in December.
They enjoy taking care of their grandchildren and their small farm in Greenup and plan to celebrate with a quiet dinner.