Randall and Jan Ward were married on Aug. 25, 1974, in the country at the Ward Ranch with just family and friends. They both attended college at Tarleton State University and later at Angelo State University to get their masters degrees. Randy would work for the USDA Soil Conservation

Service for 34 years before retiring in 2006 in Frederickdburg and doing consulting work and selling Real Estate with CC Herber. Jan taught Elementary and was a diagnostician in San Angelo for 14 years. She now teaches Elementary at Ambleside. They have one son, two daughters and two grandsons.