The children of Hayward W. Hudkins invite family and friends to help celebrate his 95th birthday with a card shower.

He was born April 17, 1922, the son of the late Jackson C. Hudkins and Mae Maxon Hudkins.

He was married 44 years to the late Vonda L. Hudkins and 27 years to the late Bertha Meredith Hudkins.

He was a mail carrier, farmer, carpenter and electrician and worked at the Union Bank in Harrisville until his retirement from there in 1985.

He is the father of three daughters, Helen (Frank) Baker of Washington, W.Va., Carolyn (Sherill) Shuman of Petersburg and Teresa Grant of Monroville, N.J.

He has grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Cards may be sent to Hayward at 1336 Pullman Road, Harrisville, WV, 26362.