Rushville Republican

May 1, 2012

60th Anniversary: Waits


Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Ken and Arla Waits of Rushville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, May 3. The couple will be honored with a family dinner at a later date.

Arla L. Redden and Kenneth Waits were married May 3, 1952, in Trinity Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Fred Huish officiating.

Mr. Waits has been a self-employed farmer and Arla, a house wife, in Rush County throughout their marriage.

They are the parents of Robert and wife, Pam, of Rushville; Nancy and husband, Nick Garcia, of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; and Mary Diane Shanahan of Indianapolis. They have two grandchildren, Jon and Jeremy Waits, and two great-grandchildren.