M.S. "Digger" O'Dell and Nelva Dunn were united in holy matrimony May 7, 1948 at First Methodist Church in Portales, New Mexico. They were both employed at Radio Station KICA in Clovis, New Mexico at the time of their marriage. The couple later moved to Minden on January 19, 1962 to be co-owners of KASO radio.
They are parents of four children, 11 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren. The family is hosting a reception for Digger and Nelva at First United Methodist Church in the Wesley Room from 2 until 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon April 6.