• Cook, Moody plan to solemnize vows

    NEWPORT — Tena Cook of Newport has announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of her daughter, Jessica Shea Cook, to Michael Odell Moody, son of Odell and Sandra Moody of Jamestown.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha Ashcraft of Newport and the late Lowell Cook of Oil Trough.
    She is a graduate of Newark High School and is a full-time student in the registered nurse program at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. She is employed by White River Medical Center.

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  • Couple plans nuptials

    CORD — Neil and Margaret Price of Cord have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Laura Ann Price, to Jeff Allen Richardson, son of Donald and Kathy Richardson of Locust Grove and Greg and Jeri Johnson of Batesville.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mary Southard of Batesville.
    She is a licensed practical nurse at White River Medical Center.
    The prospective groom is the grandson of Gene Doolin of Benton.
    He is a manager at Walmart.
    The couple will exchange vows at 6 p.m. Saturday at First Church of the Nazarene.

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  • Newman, Pizzolatto united in marriage

    Cara Newman and Luke Pizzolatto were united in marriage May 2 at Winthrop Rockefeller Institute at Petit Jean Mountain.
    Philip Hoyt officiated.
    The bride is the daughter of Lewis Newman of Scotland and Cindy Sanchez of Conway. She is the granddaughter of Gene and Gaye Hoyt of Panama City Beach, Fla., Pete and Pat Newman and the late Berry Newman, all of Morrilton, and Leo and Carmen Sanchez of Petit Jean Mountain. She is the great-granddaughter of Elvis and Iva Lee Robertson of Morrilton.

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  • Wyatts mark 60 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Wyatt celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday.
    Wayne Wyatt and Deloris Frazier were married June 11, 1949 at the Desha United Methodist Church.
    Both were born and raised in Desha and now reside in Batesville. They also owned and operated Kelley-Wyatt’s Restuarant in Batesville.
    The couple has three children, six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

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  • Sisks to celebrate 70th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Sisk of Batesville will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Assembly of God Family Life Center, located at 20th and Lyon streets in Batesville.
    Winnie Lee Cowden and Virgil Sisk were married June 15, 1939, by the Rev. Jim Burge at his home in Batesville.
    They have two daughters, Brenda Shipman and the late Jane Winchester.
    The reception will be hosted by the couple’s daughter, granddaughters Rhonda Hoskins and Janette Ellis, and other close relatives.

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  • Couple to mark anniversary

    ROSIE — Cornelius and Jetta Burrow of Rosie will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary by attending the wedding of their grandson, Tyler Burrow, who is marrying Kate King, on June 20.
    They have six children, Linda, Cheryl, Cynthia, Cathy, Neil and Keith; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

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  • King, Burrow to wed

    Michael King of Batesville has announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of his daughter, Kathryn Jane King, to Tyler James Burrow, son of Keith and Kathey Burrow of Rosie.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Roberta Hollis of Austin, Texas, and the late Hayle Hollis and the late George and Evelyn King of Calico Rock.
    She is a 2004 graduate of Southside High School and a 2009 graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with a bachelor of science in education.

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  • Roberts, Cox set to exchange vows

    SOUTHSIDE — Robert and Barbara Cherry of Southside and Tony and Christine Roberts of Hutchinson Mountain have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Tonya Jean Roberts, to Christopher Allen Cox, son of Tony and Christina Cox of Salado.
    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Vida Young of Salado.
    She is a 2007 graduate of Southside High School and is pursuing a career in cosmetology.
    She is employed at Jacquelyn Suzann’s in Batesville.

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  • Sisks to celebrate 70th anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Sisk of Batesville will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Assembly of God Family Life Center, located at 20th and Lyon streets in Batesville.
    Winnie Lee Cowden and Virgil Sisk were married June 15, 1939, by the Rev. Jim Burge at his home in Batesville.
    They have two daughters, Brenda Shipman and the late Jane Winchester.
    The reception will be hosted by the couple’s granddaughters, Rhonda Hoskins and Janette Ellis, and other close relatives.

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  • Beaty, West to marry

    LITTLE ROCK — Together with their parents, Jennifer Beaty and Benjamin West have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.
    The bride-elect is the daughter of Rick and Wanda Beaty of West Monroe, La., and Martha and Terry Porter of Tinsman.
    She is a 2001 graduate of Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences & the Arts and received a bachelor of science in biology from Lyon College. She is employed as a forensic analyst for the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory in Little Rock.
    The prospective groom is the son of Bruce and Sonya West of Locust Grove.

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  • Couple to mark 68th

    MOUNTAIN VIEW — Orlando and Pauline Teague of Mountain View will celebrate their 68th anniversary Sunday.
    They were married June 14, 1941, at First Methodist Church of Mountain View.
    They lived in Southside for 50 years before moving to Mountain View.
    Mr. Teague retired as principal of West Elementary, and Mrs. Teague retired as librarian of Batesville High School.
    Their children are Paul Teague of Batesville and Dale Teague and Sharon May, both of Mountain View.

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  • McCormack, Spaulding exchange wedding vows

    SHERWOOD — Kendra Leigh Ann McCormack and Capt. Jason William Spaulding were united in marriage at Aventura Spa Palace in Riviera Maya, Mexico.
    The bride is the daughter of Ken and Sharon McCormack of Cave City. The groom’s parents are Bill and Donna Spaulding of Torrance, Calif.
    The ceremony was held in a gazebo overlooking the ocean.

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