James and Patricia Cowan, Sharpsville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Aug. 10 at Chapel Hill Christian Church.
James and the former Patricia Huckstep were married Aug. 10, 1963, in Jamestown Christian Church, Jamestown, by the Rev. Ronnie DeLong. They met on their senior trip.
Patricia is retired from Ameritech, and James is retired from The Prudential and Chrysler.
Their children are James and wife Abby Cowan, Murfreesboro, Tenn., and Anita and husband Jeff Myers, Fairmount. They have five grandchildren.