SANDUSKY - Willis "Whitey" and Charlottie "Peaches" Evans of Sandusky celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 1 with a family dinner at Rockwell Springs Trout Club, Clyde, Ohio.
They were united in marriage on Dec. 6, 1963, at the Richmond United Methodist Church.
He is the son of the late Charles and Ella Evans. He retired from Matthews Ford in Sandusky, and he also worked for DiNovo's in Steubenville.
She is the daughter of the late Walter Dixon and Virgie Dixon Smith of Richmond. She retired from Providence Hospital as a housekeeper and was a homemaker.
They have six children: Linda Johansson of Akron; Marcia Castello and Ford of Sandusky; Georgia Kay Clark of Lorain, Ohio; Erin Leber of Clyde; and Terry Smith of Lorain.
There are 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and a great- great-grandchild.