• Hooper, Jones to wed

    J.D. and Annette Hooper of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Hooper, to Steven Ted Jones, son of Gloria S. Jones of Helena and Steve and Dina Jones of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Tom and Lona Williams of Mountain View.
    She is a 2004 Batesville Christian School graduate and a 2009 graduate of Champion Baptist College in Hot Springs.
    The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of Central High School in Helena. He is a lineman for Ind Co Cable Company.

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  • Pendergrasses to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    Royce and Alice Pendergrass will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday.
    Alice Wigginton and Royce Pendergrass were married April 3, 1961, at Geyer Springs Church of Christ in Little Rock with Charlie Davis officiating.

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  • Hatlers to celebrate 60th anniversary

    SAFFELL — Jerry and Cora Hatler of Saffell will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Cord Senior Citizens Community Center.
    Cora Morse and Jerry Hatler were married April 7, 1951, in Milwaukee.
    They have four children, Dennis Hatler and his wife, Joan, of Pekin, Ill., Charlotte Campbell and her fiancé, John Coven, of Joppa, Ala., Connie Henderson and her husband, Bill, of Diaz and Debbie Peterson and her husband, Dave, of Andover, Ill.; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

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  • Galloway, Johnston to solemnize vows

    Shawn Galloway of Floral and Wendy Jones of Pleasant Plains have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Cari Ann Galloway, to David Martin Johnston, son of David and Denise Johnston of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Marilyn Galloway and the late Donald Galloway of Dinuba, Calif. and Archie and Joy Berry of Pleasant Plains.
    She is a 2004 graduate of Midland High School and is employed by Verizon Wireless in Batesville.

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  • White, Doffin to wed

    Tom and Amanda White of Batesville and Dustin and Shaun Dickey of Cave City have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Stacy Nicole White, to Timothy Dallas Doffin, son of Lottie Doffin of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Donald and Janice Standridge of Casa, Kaye Holland of Batesville and the late Leo and Erma White.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Derlene Doffin of Batesville and the late Dallas Doffin.
    They are both 2010 graduates of Southside High School.

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  • Burleigh, Mason plan nuptials for Saturday

    Brenda Poff-Ackerson of Batesville has announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of her daughter, Rebecca Ann Burleigh, to Billy Joe Mason, son of Billy and Nikki Mason and Iris and Bill Veino, all of Batesville. The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Barry Cummings.
    She is the granddaughter of Varna Poff of Jamestown and the late Haskell Poff.
    She is a 2001 graduate of Batesville High School and a 2007 graduate of Guelph University in Ontario, Canada. She is employed at Hughes, Welch and Milligan, Ltd.

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  • Bishop, Duarte set to solemnize vows

    Tracey and Bridget Bishop of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Winter Eve Bishop, to James Samual Duarte, son of Dave Hood of Sulphur Rock and Fran Duarte of Colo, Iowa.
    The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of Southside High School and is attending the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. She is employed at GameStop.
    The prospective groom is a 2010 graduate of Southside High School and is attending UACCB. He is employed at Advance Auto Parts.

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  • Palmieri, Hollowell to solemnize vows

    Charles and Judy Palmieri of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Palmieri, to Ruben Hollowell, son of Richard Boren Jr. of Forrest City and Vicki Hollowell of Floral.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Benny Kinion of Batesville and the late Tina Kinion and the late Paulette Palmieri of Sulphur Rock.
    She is a 2009 graduate of Cushman High School and is employed by White River Health Systems in Batesville.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Catherine Hollowell of Floral.

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  • Bumpous, Decker set nuptials for April 2

    THIDA — Tim Bumpous of Thida and Leslie Bumpous of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Jean Bumpous, to Jimmy Decker, son of the late Jimmy Lee Decker and Chris and Terry Lynn Owens of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Eugene and Lois Bumpous of Thida and Wilburn Finister of Batesville.
    She is a 2010 Newark High School graduate and is a student at Arkansas State University in Newport. She is employed at Town and Country of Newark.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Johnnie Mae Decker.

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  • Reynolds, Weaver set nuptials for March 26

    Van and Jan Reynolds of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Karen Reynolds, to Peyton Weaver, son of Bob and Shirley Weaver of Charlotte.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Robert and Hazel Troy and the late Rama Loyd and Mabel Reynolds, all of Batesville.
    She is a graduate of Batesville High School and Harding University with a public relations degree. She is the activity director for Eagle Mountain Assisted Living in Batesville.

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  • Passmore, Miller to exchange vows

    PLEASANT PLAINS — Jerry and Karen Passmore of Pleasant Plains have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Passmore, to John Miller, son of Glin and Debbie Miller of Jonesboro.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Rita Fargo of Roosevelt, Utah.
    She received a registered nursing degree from the University of Central Arkansas. She is a registered nurse at St. Bernard’s Medical Center.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Jim and Erma Hall of Jonesboro and Johnnie Miller of Steele, Mo.

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  • Harris, Fulbright wed

    Kimberly Harris and Johnathon Fulbright were united in marriage March 5 at Cornerstone Community Church.
    Leonard Tharp officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Rick Harris of Memphis and Kristine Nichols of Batesville. The groom is the son of Brian and Georgia Fulbright of Bethesda.
    A reception will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Ruddell Hill Baptist Church.

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