Bud and Doris Blackburn will celebrate 68 years of marriage September 9th. Bud owned the local buick/dodge dealership for years and is still selling cars today. He is known as Ada's favorite salesman. Doris is retired from Homer School and has volunteered at Mercy Hospital for over 30 years. They have also been members of Trinity Baptist for over 60 years. They have 4 children, 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.