John and Sharon Bevan of Newton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.


John and Sharon Bevan of Newton are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.
John K. Bevan and C. Sharon Grey were married May 31, 1960, at Salem United Methodist Church in Newton.
John worked for the Newton school district for more than 30 years as a teacher and then an elementary school principal. Sharon was a former teacher and then served as the organist at Salem United Methodist Church for 45 years. She also taught private piano lessons from home and was organist for both funeral homes in Newton.
John and Sharon are the proud parents of three children and three grandchildren: Diane and Kevin Foreman and their son Peter of Shawnee; Debbie and Phil Mellentine of Springfield, Mo.; and Richard and Christina Bevan and their children John and Kaitlyn of Aliso Viejo, Calif.
John and Sharon will celebrate this milestone with family.
Cards may be sent to the couple at No. 8 Kansas Court, Newton, KS 67114.