REED CITY — Mr. and Mrs. James and Jennie (Heyd) Bowman of Reed City, Michigan, are celebrating 65 years of commitment to their Savior, each other, their family, their church and their friends.
They were wed on August 7, 1954 at Reed City Church of the Nazarene, and have kept their promise to "have and to hold, from that day forward, for better for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death they do part.‘
The couple has daughters, Sherry Brown (Holland, MI), Dawn (Rev. Dan) Stemen (Grand Ledge, MI), Vonda (Rev. Steve) Rodeheaver (San Diego, CA); grandchildren, Jason and Tracy Brown (Hamilton, MI), Justin and Samantha Brown (Holland, MI), Rebecca Rodeheaver (Kansas City, MO), Rachel (Chuck James) Hewett (Glendora, CA), John Mark Rodeheaver (San Diego, CA), Jonathan Stemen and fiancé Trista Shattuck (Portland, MI); great-grandchildren Ethan and Elena Brown (Hamilton, MI), and Dylan and Isaac Brown (Holland, MI).
A family luncheon honoring their parents will be hosted by Jim and Jennie’s three girls on Saturday, August 3, 2019.