The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

December 22, 2013


Enid News & Eagle

— Mr. and Mrs. Edwin “Bud” Wiard will celebrate their 60th anniversary with family in the spring of 2014. Cards may be sent to 3114 Chisholm Trail, Enid, OK 73701.

Edwin “Bud” Wiard and Carolyn McCubbin were married on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, 1953, at the Methodist Church in Pretty Prairie, Kan., with all the bells and whistles.

They made their home in Pretty Prairie for 20 years before moving to Enid in 1973, during the big flood.

Bud was a railroader for 42 years, retiring from Palestine, Texas, in 1994, as manager of Union Pacific Car Shop.

They have two sons, Buck and wife Denise of Hutchinson, Kan., and Chad and wife Kristin of Broken Arrow, five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, including twins.