Silas, Skelton plan nuptials for June 4

May 26, 2011 Ann Silas has announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of her daughter, Charity Silas, to Bradley Skelton, son of Keith Skelton and Kelly Marshall, both of Cushman.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Phil and Darlene Everett of Batesville.She is a 2008 Southside High School graduate and a 2010 University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville graduate with an associate of arts in accounting. She is a downtown lobby teller at First Financial Bank in Abilene, Texas.The prospective groom is the grandson of Gerald and Sandy Dale of Cushman.

Massey, Blevins set nuptials for June 3

May 25, 2011 STRAWBERRY — James and Terrie Massey of Strawberry have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lori Massey, to Chris Blevins, son of Sammy and LuAnne Blevins of Lynn.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dauty Cranford of Judsonia and Jim and Willene Massey of Strawberry.The prospective groom is the grandson of Bob and Barbara Whitmire of Eaton and Sam and Carmella Blevins of Lynn.The couple will exchange vows at 7 p.m. June 3 at the home of the bride’s parents, located at 232 Lawrence 289 in Strawberry. A reception will follow.

Liles, Robertson to exchange vows

May 25, 2011 Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Liles of Batesville announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jodie Lynette Liles, to Johnathan Dale Robertson, son of Kenneth and Michele Robertson of White Hall. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lois Chadwick and the late Quentin Liles, and the late Jimmy and Patsy Long, all of Batesville.

Johnson, Rogers to exchange vows

May 24, 2011 Paula and Greg Moser and William “Dub” and Fonda Johnson, all of Batesville, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kayla Johnson, to Joel Rogers, son of Josie Barry of Batesville and Carolyn and Doyle “Rog” Rogers Jr. of Little Rock.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Winnie Grace Johnson of Batesville and Pete and Bonita Hamilton of Cushman.She is a 2007 graduate of Batesville High School and a 2011 graduate of Hendrix College.The prospective groom is the grandson of Doyle and Josephine Rogers of Batesville.

Welch, Penn to wed

May 24, 2011 Matt and Kay Welch of Evening Shade announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Welch, to Travis Penn, son of Greg and Cheryl Penn of Cave City and Patricia and Timothy Kourakis of Cave City. Grandparents of the bride are Charles and Evelyn Croy of Redfield and Howard and Francis Welch of Evening Shade. Grandparents of the groom are Wayne and Barbara Penn of Cave City and the late Bill and Louis Brashers.

Allenders mark 25 years

May 23, 2011 Mr. and Mrs. Brian Allender of Batesville will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Tuesday. Sherry Ann Watkins and Brian Carl Allender were married on May 24, 1986 at West Baptist Church in Batesville with the Rev. Randy Maxwell officiating.Their children, Brianna Virden and Carrie Beth Allender, will honor them with a drop-in reception on from 2-4 p.m. Saturday at Ruddell Hill Baptist Church Winkle Annex.All friends and relatives are invited to attend. The couple requests no gifts.

Browns to renew vows

May 23, 2011 CAVE CITY — Mr. and Mrs. Allen Brown of Cave City will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary by renewing their wedding vows at 5 p.m. May 30 at Cave City Church of God.Julie Beard and Allen Brown were married May 30, 1986, at Eastside Pentecostal Church in Batesville. The Rev. Ancil Candler officiated.They are pastors at Cave City Church of God.A reception will follow the renewal of vows. All friends and family are invited.

Turner, Hardin plan nuptials

May 20, 2011 NASHVILLE — Phillip and Linda Turner of Nashville have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lydia Rae Turner, to Bradley Wayne Hardin, son of Gary and Kim Hardin of Desha.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of James and Frankie Jamison of Nashville and Joe and Carlene Turner of Dierks.She is a 2008 graduate of Nashville High School. She is a pre-physical therapy student at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway and will graduate this month with a bachelor of science.

Rogers, Green to marry

May 19, 2011 CAVE CITY — Darryl Rogers and Dianne Rogers, both of Cave City, have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Heather Marie Rogers, to Daniel Thomas Green, son of Teddy and Alana Green of Cave City.The bride-elect is a graduate of the Arkansas Academy of Hair Design in Jonesboro. She is a stylist at Salon Essentials.The prospective groom is a graduate of Arkansas State University at Jonesboro and is a tax preparer at Green’s Tax Service.

Lindsey, Burk to wed

May 19, 2011 CORD — Ronny and Rhonda Lindsey of Cord have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Cassie Lindsey, to T.J. Burk, son of Terry and Debbie Burk.The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gene and Mary Lou Lucy and Leonard and Mickey Lindsey, all of Cord.The prospective groom is the grandson of Bill and Jackie French of Hot Springs and Patricia Burk of Mountain Home and the late Herbert Burk.The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. May 28 at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church at Lynn. A reception will follow.