They were married July 3, 1971, in Middlebourne at Stealey Street United Methodist Church by Rev. Stanley Moore, with Judy Roberts (her sister) and Steve Roberts (his brother) as maid of honor and best man.
Larry is the oldest son of the late Cecil “Jim” and Betty Mikes Roberts, of Middlebourne. Larry is a U.S. Army veteran and retiree from PPG Industries, after 33 years.
Barbara is the daughter of the late Melvin and Norma Jean Knowlton Williamson, of Sistersville. She retired after providing 11 years of childcare, in the Middlebourne area.
They are the parents of two sons: Mike (Stacey) of Alma, WV and Jason (Brooke) of Friendly, WV. Four grandchildren complete the family: Hannah, Dylan, Annie and Olivia.