The happy couple met two years ago at a mutual friend’s wedding in Denver, Colo. John Ramsey, 67, and Jan Rousseaux, 53, wed in front of 70 guests on July 21 at Castle Farms in Charlevoix, Mich., the same town his tragic 6-year-old beauty queen daughter Jon Benet Ramsey, who would have turned 21 on Aug.
6, won the Little Miss crown in 1994., “The weather was wonderful.” John confesses that there’s not “a day that goes by when I don’t think of Jon Benet” adding that his daughter, who was murdered on Christmas night 1996 in his Boulder, Colo. “The saddest part is that her future was lost,” John says.
“John made the seven-hour Journey from Moab, Utah to Vegas to see me every weekend…He never complained,” Jan, a divorcee with two grown children, explains.
“It certainly got my attention, and that’s how the relationship blossomed.” Now Jan is there for John, whose family was cleared of any involvement of Jon Benet’s death in 2008 after years of public and media scrutiny.
Twitty was officially divorced from George "Jug" Twitty in December.John Ramsey, 63, and Beth Holloway Twitty, 46, have been romantically involved since January 2007, though the two met at a fundraiser last summer.The couple has been spotted openly holding hands and kissing in Mountain Brook, Ala.John says of Patsy,” Before she died, she said, ‘Well, we’re going to have to find you a new wife.’ I told her I was happy with the one I had. “I let Patsy’s family know about the wedding, and they are delighted.” As for his new bride, she’s delighted too!Although John did admit that he briefly dated Beth Twitty, the mother of Natalee Holloway, who vanished in Aruba in 2005, he said his connection with Jan was immediate, even though they stayed friends for a while.Police initially worked on the theory that Mrs Ramsey had killed her daughter in a fit of rage after she wet her bed and that her husband – who as a former naval officer would have been able to tie the complicated knot around the girl’s neck – helped cover up the crime.