HARRISBURG — Jeff Allen and Tammy Allen of Saffell announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ginnie Elizabeth Voyles, to George Lee Duncan, son of George Duncan and Barbara Duncan of Harrisburg.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of River Valley High School. She is a homemaker and stay-at-home mom.
The prospective groom is a 1985 graduate of Cross County High School. He is a staff sergeant in the 875th Engineer Battalion in Jonesboro. He is employed at Walls and Walls Farm in Harrisburg.
Brad and Linda Dickerson have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Valli Dickerson, to Tate Wentz, son of James and Diane Wentz.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Joreen Bane of Russellville and the late Carl Bane, Joyce Austin of Blytheville and the late Albert and Gaynell Dickerson.
She is a 2002 graduate of Batesville High School and is currently employed by Bank of the Ozarks in Little Rock.
DUBLIN, Ga. — Missy and Kevin Rosson of Dublin, Ga., and Mike and Krystal Mitchell of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Stephanie Nicole Mitchell-Autry, to Quentin John Carroll, son of Raymond and Marilyn Carroll and the late Mary Ann Carroll, all of Jonesboro.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Charles and Bobbie Mitchell and Bob and Birdie Hill, all of Batesville, and Louis and Kathy Blue of Dublin.
She is a 2002 graduate of Batesville High School. She is a teacher’s aide at West Magnet School.
ENGLAND — Allison Caitlin Conyers, daughter of Rick and Lisa Conyers of England, and Jon Ryan Keel, son of Jon and Lynda Keel of Bryant, plan to marry at 2 p.m. May 23 at Greers Ferry Lake Dam Site Pavilion # 1 at Heber Springs.
Grandparents of the bride are Donna Vanwinkle and M.C. Conyers, both of Batesville, and Rosalie Fleury of Colorado. She graduated from Cabot High School and attended the University of Central Arkansas and Arkansas State University Beebe.
MOUNT PLEASANT — Alphea Love will celebrate her 85th birthday with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Mount Pleasant Community Building.
She is referred to as “Nanna Love” and “Granny Love” by her 17 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
She requests no gifts.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
CALAMINE — Jeff and Keely Huskey of Calamine have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Cassie Huskey, to Chris Bullard, son of Dennis and Shelia Bullard of Minturn.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Barbara Wilson of Calamine and Ona Lou Huskey of Saffell and the late Jerry Huskey. She is a graduate of Hillcrest High School and Arkansas State University. She works as a physical therapist assistant for Therapy Providers of Arkansas at St. Bernards in Jonesboro.
NEWPORT — David and Tammy Emery of Newport announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Shawna Gail Emery, to Benjamin Edward Talley, son of Elvis and Peggy Long of Tuckerman.
The bride-elect is currently attending Arkansas State University at Newport, and the prospective groom is employed by TWH Enterprises Inc.
The wedding will take place at 2 p.m. May 16 at Alicia Baptist Church in Alicia with Dr. Tony Cherry officiating.
A reception will follow in the church’s fellowship hall.
All friends and family are invited to attend.
Together with their parents, Maria Stark and Joe Foley would like to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Tommy and Vickie Stark of Prim and granddaughter of Maxine Logan and the late Lawrence “Red” Logan of Prim and Irene Stark and the late Leo Stark of Greers Ferry.
SAFFELL — Donald and Lanoe Dickison of Saffell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Strawberry Community Center.
Lanoe Gray and Donald Dickison were united in marriage May 9, 1959, at Saffell Missionary Baptist Church with Obie Eagan officiating. Attendants for the bride and groom were Janice Durham Bratcher and Jerry Ward.
They have three daughters, Janie Watson of Pocahontas, Barbie Mayland of Strawberry and Kellie Cooper of Calamine; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Rita Hunsaker and Timothy Blakeney of Dexter, Mo., have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Regina Diane Hunsaker, to Mikeal Lee Candler, son of Ronnie Candler of Floral and Kathy Mason of Batesville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Alma Lorene Brown and William Earl Gibson of Dexter, Mo.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Clarence and Kathryn Jones of Batesville and Orie and Lottie Candler of Floral.
The couple will exchange vows in a private ceremony at 4 p.m. Saturday at the groom’s father’s house.
DOVER — Billy and Ruby Jolley of Dover have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Shelley Marie Jolley, to Andrew Ryan Young, son of Joe and Deborah Young of Salado.
The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. Sunday at Two Moon Rising in Judsonia.
All friends and family are invited to attend.