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Jerry and Sally Evans in 1963 on their wedding day (AP)

Jerry and Sally Evans (AP)
Jerry and Sally Evans

Posted on June 22, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

GOSHEN — Jerry and Sally (Stringfellow) Evans are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month.

They were married June 16, 1963, at Little Pine Brethren Church by the Rev. Devon Martin.

The couple celebrated with an anniversary party at Manatee RV Park, Ruskin, Fla., in February. Their daughter Sherry, her husband, Luke Looney, and the couple’s friends attended the celebration. They also took a cruise in February to Cozumel, Mexico. They will celebrate locally with a family dinner.

Mr. Evans retired in 2000 after 34 years at Bayer Corp. (Miles). Mrs. Evans retired in 2001 after 25 years at Parker Hannifin (Goshen Rubber).

Their children are Sherry (Luke) Looney and Cathy (Scott) Lovely. They have six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.