MARION, Ind. — Jimmie and Jan Heinrich of Marion, Ind., formerly of Concord, are celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary today.
Janice R. Brock and Jimmie D. Heinrich were married at First Missionary Baptist Church in Concord with Noble Wiles officiating.
Randy and Stephanie Wade of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Donia Rachelle Wade, to Brandon Keith Gatewood, son of Richard and Suzanne Gatewood of Russellville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Nathan and Kay Norris of Providence and the late Charles and Dolly Wade of Batesville.
She is a 2007 graduate of Southside High School and is attending the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. She is employed at The Crown Shop in Park Plaza in Little Rock.
PLEASANT PLAINS — Cleo and Erma Dean Roberson of Pleasant Plains are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary today.
They were married Dec. 16, 1950, in Bald Knob.
Mr. Roberson has worked as a general contractor and was owner of Roberson Homes. Mrs. Roberson retired from Banquet Foods.
They have two sons, Thomas Lynn Roberson and Larry Wayne Roberson, both of Pleasant Plains; two daughters, Debra Ann Roberson and Lisa Jane Foster, both of Pleasant Plains; four grandchildren; and four great-grandsons.
Kim Dunlap and James Ives, both of Batesville, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Ives, to Matthew Bonnar, son of Beth Kaczmarski of Londonderry, N.H., and Paul Benoit of Goffstown, N.H.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Wanda Butler, the late Virgil Butler Jr. and the late Joan and J.L. Ives, all of Batesville.
She is a 2006 graduate of Batesville High School.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bonnar of Londonderry and Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Benoit of Goffstown.
SAFFELL — Scotty and Linda Johnson of Saffell have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Megan Johnson, to Jared Jones, son of Allen and Rhonda Jones of Poughkeepsie.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jim and Helen Oliver of Lynn and Wayne and Lana Johnson of Saffell. She is a 2005 graduate of Hillcrest High School and is a junior at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill., where she is pursuing a degree in dental hygiene.
Daniel L. and Ramona V. Shaffer of Batesville will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Thursday.
Ramona Vivian Lindley and Daniel L. Shaffer were married Dec. 9, 1945 in Covington, Ind.
Mr. Shaffer worked as an industrial electrician for General Motors. Mrs. Shaffer is a homemaker.
They have a son, Daniel W. Shaffer of Indianapolis; a daughter, Donna M. Edwards of Danville, Ill.; four grandsons; and two great-grandsons.
A reception will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Faith-Hopewell Presbyterian Cumberland Church to honor the couple.
Together with their families, Courtney Cross of Batesville and Matthew Turner of Floral have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Batesville High School.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Midland High School.
The couple will exchange vows at 4 p.m. Dec. 11 at Banner Faith Full Gospel Church in Concord.
A reception will follow in the fellowship hall.
All friends and family are invited to attend.
John and Karla Johnson are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary today.
Karla M. Measels and John P. Johnson were married Dec. 6, 1980, at 20th Street Baptist Church in Batesville.
Mr. Johnson is employed by FutureFuel in Batesville. Mrs. Johnson is employed by Batesville School District in the special programs office.
They have three children, Kara Baxter and her husband, Jeffrey, and Johnathan Johnson and his wife, Jenny, all of Batesville, and Jeramy Johnson of Baltimore.
Megan Lynn Dossey and Jonathan Stuart Wells were united in marriage on Oct. 9 at the John T. Wilmeth Chapel of Peace in De Queen. John Lindsey officiated.
The bride is the daughter of the late Roger and Carylin Dossey of De Queen. The groom’s parents are Steve and Karen Wells of Batesville.
ASH FLAT — Robert and Rose Cunningham of Ash Flat have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Gina Cunningham, to Gene Lovins, son of Bonnie Lovins of Evening Shade and the late John Lovins.
The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at Powell’s Chapel United Methodist Church near Poughkeepsie.
A reception will follow at the couple’s home in Evening Shade.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend.