At 6:45 Margaret Bailey took her place at the piano and softly and
beautifully played several appropriate numbers. At 7 o'clock, to the
familiar wedding march, the bride entered on the arm of her father, who
gave her in marriage. The single ring ceremony, performed by Rev. Roy
Brumbaugh, pastor of the Presbyterian church, was beautiful in its
The bride wore an aqua crepe street length dress with a corsage of red
rosebuds. She had as her bridesmaid, her sister, Grace, who wore a
street length dress of coral crepe and a corsage of shaded pink
rosebuds. The groom was attended by his brother, Emerson.
Following the ceremony a buffet luncheon was served to the twenty-five
relatives and a few guests.
After the ceremony the usual viewing of lovely gifts was enjoyed and a
buffet luncheon was served the entire group.
The happy couple left amid a shower of rice and other difficulties, for
a short homeymoon in southern Indiana, after which the groom will resume
his occupation of farming.
The following August 20, 1980, Lowell Tribune obituary was found on page 26, column 4:
LT Aug. 20, 1980 page 26, column 4:
Evelyn J. Phebus, age 57, of Lowell, passed away Mon., Aug. 11, 1980, at her residence. She is survived by her husband, Paul; one son, David, of Lowell; one daughter, Charlotte (Robert) Koren, of Lowell; one sister, Grace (Charles) Roberts of Lowell; one grandchild. Funeral services were held Aug. 14 from Sheets Funeral Home in Lowell with Rev. W. Lynn Henry officiating. Burial took place at West Creek Cemetery in rural Lowell.
The West Creek Cemetery records at the Lowell Public Library show that Evelyn J. (July 29, 1923-Aug. 11, 1980) was buried at site C7.