Betty and Carl Gibson

January 12, 2014

LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Carl Gibson, of Lima, celebrated 30 years of marriage Dec. 30, 2013. They took a cruise in October to the Virgin Islands.

Gibson and the former Betty Diernfeld were married Dec. 30, 1983, at Lima’s City Hall, by Mayor Harry Moyer.

They are the parents of six children, Debi (Mike) Pepple, of Spencerville, Chuck Hendricks, Carl Delane Gibson and Josie Born, all of Kentucky, Mark (Rhonda) Hendricks, of Tiffin and Terri Dawson, of Lima. They have 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Gibson is retired. His wife is employed part-time by T.J. Maxx.