Chester A. and Mary Ann Eversole of Natural Dam will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Aug. 18 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Shamrock Community Church. They were married Aug. 17, 1963, at Van Buren Baptist Church. Mrs. Eversole is the former Mary Ann Richardson of Van Buren and is a homemaker. Mr. Eversole is a native of Van Buren and is a minister. They have two children, Mike Eversole of Van Buren and Sherry Eversole Darrow of Mountainburg, and two grandchildren. The couple request no gifts.
Randy and Martha Grayson of Cedarville observed their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 3, and celebrated with a trip to the Smokey Mountains. They have three children, Teresa Roberts and Pamela Birchfiel, both of Cedarville, and the late Daniel Grayson; five grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren and two stepgreat-grandchildren.
Kuykendall - Patterson
Gina Kuykendall and Brad Patterson, both of Damascus, Ark., were united in marriage July 20 at their home. The bride is the daughter of Barbara Elkins of Ozark and Wayland Kuykendall of Mulberry. The groom is the son of Rick and Barbara Patterson of Alma. Bridesmaids were daughters, Tara Badeaux and Andrea Patterson. Best man was Bruce McDermid and groomsman was Hunter McDermid.