Mr. and Mrs. Charles P. Evans of Gowanda celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Mr. Evans and the former Mary Tillinghast eloped and were married May 20, 1956, in Perrysburg. Their best man, Gene Wing, loaned them his car tires and picked flowers for the bride. He is a retired self-employed farmer, tree logger and construction worker. She is a retired antique shop proprietor. They have two children and one grandchild.