• Tuggles honored on golden anniversary

    Bob and Ruth Tuggle were honored by their children and grandchildren on their 50th wedding anniversary. The celebration was held June 5 at John 3:16 Ministries in Charlotte. After lunch, there was a time of remembrance of the life that the couple has shared for the past 50 years.

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  • Anniversary celebrated

    BETHESDA — William and Lynn Bracewell of Bethesda celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary Sunday.
    They were married June 20, 1980.
    They have two children, Justin Bracewell of Batesville and Cody Bracewell of Bethesda.
    Mr. Bracewell is an employee of the Batesville School District. Mrs. Bracewell is an employee of Flowers Baking Company.

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  • Treadways to mark golden anniversary

    Charles Abby and Dorothy Treadway will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception at 2 p.m. Saturday at Moorefield Community Building.
    Dorothy Bishop and Charles Abby Treadway were married July 1, 1960, at the Pentecostal Church of God in Batesville with the Rev. Austin Williams officiating.

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  • Krepps, Mullins united in marriage

    PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Jacqulyn Krepps and Robert Mullins were united in marriage in a private double-ring ceremony May 5 on the beach in Panama City, Fla.
    Sabrina Parker officiated.
    The couple repeated their vows in a formal ceremony with family and friends at sunset on May 15 on the sands of Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. The vows were said under a bamboo arbor made by the groom, draped with white sheer material.
    The bride is the daughter of Jack and Linda Krepps of Batesville. The groom is the son of Donna Mullins of Pensacola, Fla.

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  • Fletcher, Spohr plan nuptials for June 26

    Carroll and Kellee Fletcher and John Ed and Vanessia Smith, all of Batesville, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Carol Fletcher, to Jeremy Jackson Spohr, son of Robert and Lisa Spohr of Southside.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Edward Davis of Paris, James and Wanda McDonald of Bald Knob and Wayne and Nancye Cook of Franklin, Ky.

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  • Couple to celebrate 50th

    NEWARK — Jimmy and Linda Murphree of Newark will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a drop-in fellowship from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church Fellowship in Newark.
    The event will be hosted by their children.
    All friends and family are invited to attend.
    The couple requests no gifts.

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  • Manna, Mullins solemnize vows

    Shelby Manna and James Mullins were united in marriage in a double-ring ceremony May 15 at White River Park.
    Bill Cash officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Brenda Keefer of Poughkeepsie. The groom is the son of James Mullins of Cord, formerly of West Virginia.
    Keith Urban’s “Only You Can Love Me This Way” was sung by Shawn Blackwell.

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  • Tyler, Caldwell to wed

    Sandy Tyler and Chris Caldwell have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is employed at North Arkansas Radiology Associates.
    The prospective groom is employed at MC Express.
    The couple will exchange vows at 6 p.m. June 26 at First Free Will Baptist Church.
    A reception will follow in the church’s Family Life Center.
    Invitations will be mailed. All relatives and friends are invited to attend.

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  • Hubbards to celebrate golden anniversary

    DESHA — Jessie and Cleta Hubbard of Desha will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the home of Wes and Paige Hubbard, located at 405 East Charles St. in Batesville.
    Cleta F. Autry and Jessie A. Hubbard were married June 18, 1960, at Maple Springs Missionary Baptist Church. Earl N. Moody officiated.

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  • Creeches celebrate 65th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Creech of Batesville were honored on the event of their 65th wedding anniversary with a luncheon, hosted by their four children: Judy Creech James, Linda Creech Moser and Gary Creech, all of Batesville, and Jim Creech of Jonesboro.
    Herbert Creech and Martha Long were married on May 30, 1945, at the Salado home of the Rev. E.I. Sneed. Mr. Creech is retired from the United States Air Force, and Mrs. Creech is retired from White-Rodgers.
    In addition to their five children, the couple has seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

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  • Ramey, Hollett are married

    Marci Gilbert-Ramey and Gerald and Tami Ramey announce the marriage of their daughter, Carley Christine Ramey, to Jason Scott Hollett. They were united in marriage by Penny Mirra on May 8 at the Sea Watch in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Fla.
    The groom is the son of Sherry and Randy Bennett of Hindsville, Ark., and Jay Hollett of Tustin, Calif.

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  • Couple to celebrate golden anniversary

    Gene and Pat Simpson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today.
    Pat Lillard and Gene Simpson were married on June 4, 1960, by Dean Fugett at the home of the bride’s parents.
    They have two children, Gayla Hopson of Sherwood and Greg Simpson of Gainesboro; and two grandchildren, Brittani McClurg of Batesville and Landon Austin of Little Elm, Texas.

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