Beavers celebrate 35 years

By Scott Halasz

April 13, 2014

RIVERSIDE — James and Christine (Nestor) Beaver of Riverside celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary April 7.

The couple dined with family and plans a European vacation later this year. The Beavers were married on April 7, 1979 by the Rev. Edwin C. Kingsbury and the Rev. Melvin Justice in Dayton.

The couple have three grown children: James Jr. and wife Jennifer of Huber Heights; Lindsey and husband James Smith of Hilliard, Ohio and Betsy of Dublin. The couple also has three grandchildren: Allison and Kate Beaver and Jaden Smith.

James Beaver is director of the Miami Valley Junior Golf Camp at WGC golf course in Xenia and is assisted by his wife. Both are retired teachers from Mad River Local Schools. James Beaver was head golf coach at Stebbins High School, retiring after 30 years.