The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

September 9, 2013

Scarbro couple celebrates golden anniversary


— On Saturday, Aug. 10, a host of family and friends gathered together at Scarbro to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Evans Sr. Those in attendance shared a day full of fun, food and music.

Around 80 people attended the event.

Charles “Gene” Evans Sr. and Mary “Burgess” Evans of Scarbro were married on Aug. 10, 1963, in Rock Lick by Oscar Martin.

The couple resides in Scarbro, where they reared one son, Charles Evans Jr., who gave them four grandchildren, Chuck, Travis, Megan and Cody, and Chuck has given them two great-grandchildren, Cade and Allie Evans.

Charles Jr.’s wife is Rebecca.