LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Gary Symonds are celebrating 30 years of marriage.
Symonds and the former Barbara “Christine” Barnes were married July 16, 1988, at First Church of God, Lima, by Assistant Pastor Michael Toombs.
They are the parents of three children, Amanda Barnes Baker, of Columbus, Emily Symonds, of Tampa, and Anthony “Tony” Symonds, of Lima. They have four grandchildren. A grandchild is deceased.
Symonds works at Carter Lumber. His wife works at Bath Elementary School and Sam’s.