The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

September 30, 2012

Smith, 50


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Mr. and Mrs. David Smith will celebrate their 50th anniversary Friday with family in Hartwell, Ga. Cards may be sent to 200 Buckhollow, Bowersville, GA 30516.

David Smith and Linda Ridgway married Sept. 29, 1962, at Oklahoma State University Chapel.

A 1959 graduate of Porum High School, David attended Conners State Agricultural College and earned a bachelor’s degree in zoology from Oklahoma State University.

Linda graduated from Enid High School in 1959, attended Southwestern College in Winfield, Kan., and graduated from Athens College in Athens, Ga.

The couple moved to Athens in 1966. He retired from USEPA and she from USDA.

They now live in Bowersville, where they are members of United Methodist Church.

Their children are Jim, Davlin and David Michael “Mike” and Karen. They have one grandson.