Robert and Donna Ferry of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Allana Ferry of Lawrenceburg, to Matthew Allen Newton, son of Mark and Stacey Newton of Lawrenceburg.
The bride is a 2006 Anderson County High School graduate and received a bachelor of arts in elementary education from Kentucky State University in 2012. She is currently employed by the Anderson County Board of Education as a substitute teacher.
Nikoletta E. Koves of Budapest, Hungary, and Caleb R. Montgomery of Lawrenceburg, son of Bobby and Betty Montgomery of Lawrenceburg, plan to wed Sept. 21, 2013, at Sand Spring Baptist Church.
Dr. Mike Hamrick will officiate the ceremony. A reception will follow at the American Legion in Lawrenceburg.
Grandparents of the groom are Deverl Burns of Willisburg and the late Clyde Burns, Bobby Montgomery of Lawrenceburg and the late Virginia Perkins.
The bride is a graduate of Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest.
Velda Arietta and Harold Beach of Corinth and Marshal Sheldon of Covington announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynn Wilson of Salvisa, to Nathaniel Dennis of Salvisa, son of Gloria and Johnny S. Dennis of Salvisa.
Grandparents of the bride are Helen Sheldon and the late Shelby Sheldon of Corinth.
Grandparents of the groom are Leslie and Barbara McGaughey, Alice McGaughey, James Earl Dennis, all of Lawrenceburg, and Ann Dennis of Frankfort.
Curtis and Colleen Harvey of Lawrenceburg announce the engagement of their daughter, Leanne Marie Harvey of Conyers, Ga., to Chadwick McClure of Dallas, Ga., son of Catherine-Philpot Jones and stepfather Mark Jones of Forest Park, Ga.
The bride’s grandparents are the late Mr. Charles Harvey and Mrs. Arnita Harvey and Mrs. Jean Ann Penny.
The bride received a bachelor’s degree at Murray State University and a master’s degree at the University of Phoenix, Georgia campus grounds.
Donald Lee and Mary Jane Cox of Lawrenceburg will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Aug. 29.
Donald and Mary were married Aug. 29, 1963, at the Lexington Avenue Baptist Church in Danville by the Rev. Elroy Lamb. Mary’s mother, Elizabeth Curtsinger and Brenda Rankin were in attendance with Donald and Mary.
Mary is the daughter of Elizabeth Curtsinger and the late Raymond Curtsinger.
Donald is the son of the late Irene Dale and the late Lenious Cox.
Mr. and Mrs. Cox are both enjoying retirement and spending time with each other.
The Gilkerson and Gilkison family reunion will be held Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Legion Hall on Legion Road in Paris.
Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m.
Reunion organizers ask that attendees bring a covered dish to share and soft drinks of their choice. Utensils, plates, napkins, lemonade and coffee will be furnished.
“Bring your family tree information and anything you’d like to display for others to enjoy,” organizers said.
Keaton Todd, a 16-year-old junior at Anderson County High School, recently qualified to compete with a vocal acoustic performance in the 2013 Coca-Cola Talent Classic Semi-Finals competition at the Kentucky State Fair on Aug. 17, according to a news release.
A reception is set to be held in honor of Ethel Robinson Puckett in celebration of her 90th birthday on Aug. 25 from 2-4 p.m. at the Anderson County park building.
All friends and relatives are invited to come visit and join the celebration. Event organizers request no gifts.
A celebration in honor of Elizabeth (Mrs. Willard) Bryant’s 90th birthday will be held Sept. 1 in the fellowship hall of the Lawrenceburg First Christian Church.
Friends and well wishers may pay their respects from 2:30-4:30 p.m., event organizers said in a release, and cards and good wishes are also appreciated.
Danielle Nicole Brown and Grant Taylor Robinson were married on June 22, 2013, on the back lawn of the bride’s parents, Debbie and Jason Denny. Jeff Eaton performed the ceremony.
The bride is a graduate of Anderson County High School and is pursuing a career in the medical field. The groom is a graduate of Anderson County High School and is in the Army National Guard. The groom is the son of Brenda and Ricky Robinson of Lawrenceburg.
The matron of honor was Amanda Gehringer and the best man was T.J. Walker.