• Kimpel, Baker are united in marriage

    LITTLE ROCK — Jennifer Lauren Kimpel and Brian Robert Baker were united in marriage Oct. 10 at Westover Hills Presbyterian Church in Little Rock.
    The Rev. Debra Freeman officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William West Kimpel of Little Rock. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Henry Kimpel and Maxwell Joseph Lyons II, all of Little Rock.

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  • Cosseys to celebrate 60th

    CAVE CITY — Doyle and Clara Patterson Cossey of the Cedar Grove community will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary during a reception hosted by their children from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the Cedar Grove Church Fellowship Hall located on Sunset Ridge Road.
    All friends and relatives are invited. Cards can be mailed to 199 Buster Lane, Cave City, AR 72521.
    They were married Nov. 27, 1949, in the Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church by Hall James with sister of the bride Peggy Ross and friend Junior Liles as witnesses.

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  • Warren, Anderson wed

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Ashlee Brook Warren and Robert McHarley “Rob” Anderson were united in marriage at 6 p.m. Oct. 3 at Crown Plaza Hotel in Knoxville, Tenn.
    The Rev. John Stuart officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Bo and Anita Ambrose of Knoxville and Jon Warren of Guthrie, Ky. The groom’s parents are James and Camille Anderson of Batesville.
    The ceremony was held in the grand ballroom of the hotel. An iron arbor was decorated with white lights and cream-colored sparkling organza and potted greenery.

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  • Weaver, Campbell to solemnize vows

    SULPHUR ROCK — Terry and Mary Weaver of Sulphur Rock have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Tiffany Brooke Weaver, to Jacob Thomas Campbell, son of Kathy Miller of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Paul Campbell of Magness.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lanell Weaver of Batesville, the late Glenn Weaver of Charlotte and the late Joe and Anna Mae Cooley of Mount Pleasant. She is the great-granddaughter of Una Churchill of Charlotte.

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  • Beels will celebrate golden anniversary

    Ronald and Virginia Beel will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the George Rider Room at First Community Bank in Batesville.
    Ronald James Bell left Hutchinson Mountain in June 1957, headed for Freeport, Ill., where he met his future lifelong partner, Virginia Mae Beverley. They went to Dubuque, Iowa, on Dec. 30, 1959, to elope.

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  • Wisdom, Saltillo set to unite in marriage

    CAVE CITY — Robert and Agustina Wisdom of Cave City have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Elvia Luz Wisdom, to Rene Ricardo Saltillo, son of Ricardo and Leonor Saltillo of Puebla, Mexico.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bobby Wisdom of Cave City and the late Mary Wisdom.
    She is a 2003 graduate of Cave City High School.
    The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. Nov. 27 at Souls Harbor Church in Cave City.
    A reception will follow at 3 p.m. in the safe room at Cave City School.

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  • Minor, Blankenship to unite in marriage

    NEWPORT — Casey Lynn Collie Minor and Bradley Harold Blankenship have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Kenneth Collie and Debbie Collie, both of Newport. The groom’s parents are Mr. and Mrs. Bob Blankenship of Melbourne.
    The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Ashley House in Melbourne.
    A reception will follow in the pavilion at the fairgrounds in Melbourne.
    All family and friends are invited to attend.

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  • Penn, Gates are married

    Stacie Penn and Daniel Gates were united in marriage Tuesday at Second Chance Full Gospel.
    John Martin officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of the late James Paul “Flea” Lawrence of Hoxie and Beverly Penn of Jonesboro.
    The groom’s parents are Sam and Pam Gates of Batesville and Don and Marilyn Poore of Illinois.
    The bride was given in marriage by her son, Jacob Penn.
    Flower girl was Abigail Gates, daughter of the groom.
    Ring bearer was Samuel Gates, son of the groom.

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  • Couple to celebrate 50th

    James and Eva Royal of Evening Shade will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday November 21 at the Evening Shade School cafeteria.
    James Royal and Eva Wilson were married Nov. 25, 1959 in Des Moines, Iowa. They have two daughters and sons-in-law, Julie and Jimmy Stroud of Hector and Kathleen and Scott Phillips of Gardendale Ala.; and one son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth and Kelley Wilson of Dover; and six grandchildren.
    He is a retired carpenter and she works for Walmart in Ash Flat.

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  • Cooper, Daigle to wed

    MELBOURNE — Elizabeth Cooper of Melbourne and Justin Daigle of Mount Pleasant have announced their engagement and upcoming wedding.
    The couple will exchange vows at 3 p.m. Saturday at Sidney Baptist Church in Sidney.
    A reception will follow.
    All family and friends are invited to attend.

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  • Wallis, Maune wed

    Lauren Beth Wallis and Brett Arthur Maune were united in marriage at 4 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Terry House in Little Rock.
    Ralph Wallis, the bride’s grandfather, was the officiating minister.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jim Wallis of North Little Rock. The groom’s parents are Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Maune of Little Rock. The ceremony was held on the front lawn of the Terry House.
    The John Jarboe String Quartet played instrumental music as the guests arrived and during the processional.

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  • Couple celebrates 50th anniversary

    MELBOURNE — Paul and Katherine Lee of Melbourne will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 28 at Midway Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Melbourne.
    Katherine Sellers and Paul Lee were married Nov. 1, 1959, at Shaw Baptist Church in Shaw, Miss., with the Rev. Warren Tynes officiating.
    They are retired and enjoy visiting with family and friends, especially their grandchildren. They are members of Midway Baptist Church.

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