Nioka and David Markland, of 705 Scott Street, Butler, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, with a renewal of their vows at Cobbs Creek Baptist Church with their former pastor, Alan Koch, officiating.
The couple were married on July 10, 1987 by the Rev. Bruce Simcox at the home of her aunt, the late Vernell Boling.
David and Nioka are the Youth Leaders at Cobbs Creek Baptist and were honored by the youth, family and friends with a reception following the renewal of their vows.
The couple will celebrate with a trip in the fall.