• Huffs anniversary Correction

    Incorrect information was provided to the Guard regarding the 50th wedding announcement of Billy and Donna Huff. The couple was married Oct. 14, 1960 by Carl Davis, minister.

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  • Ferris, Farris plan to solemnize vows

    MAYNARD — Leland and Marlyn Ferris of Maynard have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ryann K. Ferris, to Joshua B. Farris, son of Brett and Lisa Farris of Jamestown.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Irving and Rita Marsa of Dexter, Mo.
    She is a 2001 graduate of Maynard High School. She is employed as the assistant manager of Pier 1 Imports in Jonesboro.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Ted and Peggy Farris of Sidney and Belle Jones of Hickory Ridge and the late Bill Jones.

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  • Huffs will celebrate golden anniversary

    Billy and Donna Huff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Eastside Pentecostal Church, located at 21st and Neeley streets.
    Donna Sue Mobley and Billy Gene Huff were married Oct. 16, 1960, at Eastside Pentecostal Church in Batesville with Paul Davis officiating.
    Mr. Huff worked for Pepsi-Cola in the Batesville area for 44 years. Mrs. Huff worked as a beautician for 30 years. They are both active in the church where they were married.

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  • Brock, Stott plan to solemnize vows

    CONCORD — Harold and Tammy Brock have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Alyssa Brock, to Lee Stott, son of Dwayne and Sherry Stott of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jean Brock of Concord and the late Harold Brock and Valena Womack of Melbourne and the late Jerry Tate.
    She is a 2009 graduate of Southside High School and is a sophomore at Lyon College. She is a pharmacy technician at Econo-Mart Pharmacy.

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  • Slaughter, Gatlin set nuptials for Oct. 16

    Dr. and Mrs. Bradley Slaughter of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lexie Slaughter, to Grant Gatlin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Gatlin of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Neva Stanfill of Paragould and Dr. and Mrs. Bob Slaughter of Batesville.
    She is a 2006 graduate of Batesville High School and received a bachelor of arts from the University of Central Arkansas.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Patricia Holliman of Caledonia, Miss.

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  • Daigle, Wilson plan to unite in marriage

    Jessica Daigle and Todd Wilson have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Vicki Daigle of Mount Pleasant.
    She is a 2008 graduate of Mount Pleasant School and is attending the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. She is employed by Home Depot.
    The prospective groom is the son of Larry and Betty Wilson of Cave City.
    He is a 1996 graduate of Cave City High School. He is employed by the Forestry Commission.
    The couple will exchange vows at 4 p.m. Saturday at Cave City Free Will Baptist Church.

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  • Englands to celebrate wedding anniversary

    Gene and Faye England will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday.
    Faye Wallace and Gene England were married Oct. 7, 1950, at a Methodist minister’s home in Caraway.
    Mr. England is the son of Jessie and Essie England and worked as a farmer. He plays the steel, bass and electric guitars and enjoys playing various musical instruments at Jesus is the Way Church in Magness.
    Mrs. England is the daughter of James and Nellie Wallace. She worked as a 911 police dispatcher for the city of Batesville for almost 28 years before retiring in 2005.

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  • Rings to celebrate 60th anniversary

    Bill and Isabel Ring will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday.
    They were married Oct. 7, 1950, at Blytheville.
    Mr. Ring grew up in Cave City. He worked at International Shoe Factory for 22 years and at White River Medical Center for four years. Mrs. Ring grew up in Strawberry. She worked as a home daycare mother for 26 years. They are members of First Free Will Baptist Church.

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  • Vinson, Wooldridge to solemnize vows

    Buddy and Elaine Vinson of Batesville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Amy Kathryn “Katie” Vinson, to Michael Clay Wooldridge, son of Terry and Patricia Wooldridge of Cave City.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Patsy Long of Batesville.
    She is a graduate of Batesville High School and Lyon College and received a master of communication disorders from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. She is employed by Lifespring Therapy Inc.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Peggy Ross of Cave City.

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  • Dossey, Wells plan nuptials for Oct. 9

    Megan Dossey and Jonathan Wells have announced their engagement and upcoming wedding.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of the late Roger and Carylin Dossey of De Queen. She is the granddaughter of Bill and Gladys Dossey of De Queen.
    She is a 2004 graduate of De Queen High School and a 2008 graduate of Harding University with a bachelor of science degree in nursing. She plans to pursue a master of science in nursing at Arkansas State University in the spring in order to become a nurse anesthetist.
    She is a registered nurse in Little Rock.

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  • Woods, Chapman set to unite in marriage

    Angela Lee Woods and James E. Chapman have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Bob and Carol Woods of Batesville. She is the granddaughter of Bernice Ivey of Cave City and Kay Woods of Trumann.
    She is a 2010 graduate of Batesville High School and is pursuing a degree in nursing at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.
    The groom is the son of James and Shirley Chapman of Cave City, George Chapman and Tammy House. He is the grandson of Lorine Boozer of Cave City.

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  • Treadways mark anniversary

    Bonnie and Lynn Treadway Sr. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a cookout given by their friends and family on Saturday.
    Bonnie McClurg and Lynn Treadway Sr. were united in marriage on Sept. 27, 1960.

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