Bowles to celebrate 60th anniversary

Jim and Ina Bowles

Jim and Ina (Duke) Bowles of Lisbon will celebrate 60 years of marriage Friday. They were married May 21, 1961 at Centenary United Methodist Church in East Palestine, officiated by the Rev. Tom Hammerton.

Jim is retired from E.W. Bliss Company where he was a welder. He is also a retired school bus driver. He continues to raise beef cattle.

Ina is a semi-retired bookkeeper, continuing to prepare income tax.

The couple has three children, Russ, Jami and Gayle. There are four grandchildren and a great-grandson.

The couple will be honored at a private family celebration.


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