Celebrating 50 years

Published Sep 18, 2018 at 4:00pm

Mr. and Mrs. Stan Evans, West Thomas Street, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at the Teugega Country Club at a party hosted by their children.

Evans and the former Gail Kenney were married on Aug. 17, 1968 in the Zion Episcopal Church.

Evans worked for 33 years as a physical education teacher in the Rome City School District, retiring in 1996. He also spent 50 years coaching basketball, baseball and officiating football. Mrs. Evans was employed as a teacher in the Rome City School District for three years, and was the owner of and a pre-school teacher at Time for Tots Nursery School for 40 years, retiring in 2010.

They are the parents of Steven (Kara) Evans, Fayetteville; and Kristen (Wayne) Guymon, Coronado Island, Calif. They have three grandchildren.