Mr. and Mrs. Wade Ozbirn recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. He was born and raised in Ash Flat. The couple was married Dec. 8, 1951, in Searcy by L. C. Sears, dean of Harding College. Mrs. Ozbirn is the former Jewell Combs.
Mr. Ozbirn is retired from 43 years of school administration in White County.
They are the parents of four sons - David Ozbirn, Clark Ozbirn, and Greg Ozbirn of Dallas, Texas, and Randall Ozbirn of Searcy.