• Holts celebrate 40th

    David and Geraldine Holt celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday.
    Geraldine Cooley and David Holt were married June 12, 1971, at Southern Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant with the Rev. Lonnie Clark officiating.
    Mr. Holt is the son of the late H.W. and Trixie Tate Holt. He retired from Eastman Kodak after 25 years of service. Mrs. Holt is the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Mac Brooks Cooley. She is a retired cosmetologist. Both are avid genealogists.

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  • Bolser, Kerlin are married

    DESHA — Shianne Bolser and Chris Kerlin were united in marriage April 21 at Desha First Baptist Church.
    Troy Sharp officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Doug and Shannon Bolser of Concord. She is a 2009 graduate of Concord High School.
    The groom is the son of David and Kim Kerlin of Almond. He is a 2008 graduate of Concord High School.
    They both attended Arkansas State University in Heber Springs.

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  • Youngs to celebrate silver anniversary

    SOUTHSIDE — Carl and Bonnie Young of Batesville will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. June 11 at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Southside.
    They were married June 6, 1986, at Salado Baptist Church.
    Mr. Young is a mechanic for United Parcel Service in Searcy. Mrs. Young teaches at the Sulphur Rock Magnet campus of Batesville School District. They are members of Emmanuel Baptist Church at Southside.

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  • Doyle, Durham set

    DENTON — Billy and Lana Doyle of Denton have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Breanna Paige Doyle, to Dustin Edward Durham, son of Eddie and Melissa Durham of Strawberry.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Tim and Mary Nunnally and Van and Janice Doyle, all of Lynn.
    She is a 2009 Hillcrest High School graduate and is a student at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge.

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  • Medley, Pace to wed

    IMBODEN — Tommy and Tracy Medley of Imboden have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Caitlyn Brooke Medley, to Andy Edward Pace, son of Raymond and Michelle Pace of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is a senior business major at Williams Baptist College.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Walter E. and Sharon Yarbrough of Malvern and the late Bud and Velma Pace of Batesville.
    He is employed at Christian Ministries and Surplus Warehouse in Jonesboro.

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  • Guthrie, Rolins to wed

    Robert H. Guthrie Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Oliver and Alice Buck, all of Melbourne, announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Savannah Maude Guthrie, to Stephen Wayne Rolins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Marty and Donna Rolins of Locust Grove and Sherry Allen of Batesville.
    The bride-elect graduated from Melbourne High School in 2009 and is seeking a degree in accounting.
    The prospective groom attended school at Batesville High before graduating from Mount Pleasant High School in 2007. He is employed at UPS in Conway.

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  • Stiles, Roberson plan to unite in marriage

    Dennis Barnett and Gail Barnett, both of Batesville, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Maranda Stiles, to Andrew Roberson, son of Michael Roberson and Ann Roberson, both of Heber Springs.
    The bride-elect is an interior designer at F.L. Davis Home Center in Heber Springs and the prospective groom is employed by Roberson Builders.
    The couple will exchange vows at 7:30 p.m. June 11 at the Roberson residence, located at 2200 Wilburn Road in Heber Springs. A reception and dancing will follow.
    All friends and family are invited to attend.

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  • Curtises to celebrate golden anniversary

    CAVE CITY — Harry and Wanda Curtis of Cave City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. June 11 at Cave City Community Center.
    Wanda Burrow and Harry Curtis were married June 9, 1961, at Batesville by the Rev. Naman Landers.

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  • Russell, Trewyn to exchange vows

    Michele Eaton of Batesville and Randy and Melissa Russell of Sulphur Rock have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Leslie Russell, to Brandon Trewyn, son of Lynn Dale and Donna Trewyn of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Kay Russell of Hardy and the late Alton and Mary Eaton of Salem.
    She is a paramedic at Vital Link Emergency Medical Service.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Dale and Kathleen Trewyn and Arnold and Sharon Candler, all of Batesville.
    He is a state trooper with the Arkansas State Police.

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  • Rays to celebrate 50th anniversary

    EVENING SHADE — Bill and Kathryn Ray will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a drop-in reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Citizens Bank Community Room, located at 285 East College St. in Batesville.
    They have two daughters, Angela Baughn and her husband, Stephen, of Russellville and Alissa Crain and her husband, Greg, of Little Rock.
    The reception will be hosted by their daughters. All friends and relatives are invited.
    The couple requests no gifts.

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  • Randolph, Stevenson to unite in marriage

    SOUTHSIDE — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Randolph of Southside, formerly of Tuckerman, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kesha Tiffanie Randolph, to Rodney Kennith Stevenson, son of Rodney and Alice Stevenson of Tuckerman.
    The bride-elect is pursuing a degree in early childhood education from Arkansas State University at Newport.
    She is employed by Merchants & Planters Bank in Newport.
    The prospective groom is employed by Newport Fire Department.

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  • Couple weds in Bahamas

    Natalie Orosz-Stewart and Tyler Gray were united in marriage at 4 p.m. April 8 at Sandals Royal Bahamian on Nassau, Bahamas.
    The bride is the daughter of Kenneth and Mary Wiles of Hardy. The groom’s parents are Richard and Debbie Gray of Pleasant Plains.
    The ceremony was held in a Sandals beach gazebo with white sand and aqua blue water as the backdrop.
    Special music included Pachelbel’s “Canon in D Major” as the bride walked down the aisle and Adam Sandler’s “Want to Grow Old With You” after the ceremony.

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