John P. and Nora Downs Bowles of Elizabethtown will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 4, 2014.
They were married April 4, 1964, at St. George Church in Louisville by the Rev. Luckett.
Mr. Bowles is a tool and die maker and a farmer.
Mrs. Bowles was a teachers’ aide at Morningside Elementary School for 17 years.
They have four children, Kevin Bowles, Elaine Mink, Theresa Conder and John R. Bowles, all of Elizabethtown; and 11 grandchildren.