Michael and Christy Sells of Livingston proudly announce the birth
of their son, Shawn Michael Sells, who was born May 13, 1999.
He weighed 10 lbs. 6.3 oz. and was 22 inches long. Proud grandparents
are Lois and Betty Sells of the Independence Community and Willie
Roy and Paulette Sidwell of Livingston. Great grandparents are Velma
Hood of Livingston and the late Clarence Hood and Herman and Inis
Terry Bilbrey and Kendall Lloyd proudly announce the birth of their
son, Kohle Deloye, who was born June 10, 1999, in Jacksonville,
FL. He weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Proud
grandparents are Melvin and Jane Bilbrey of Livingston and Terry
and Rodger Bushman and William Lloyd of MacClenny, FL. Proud great
grandparents are Verna Crews of MacClenny, FL, and Emma Bilbrey
of Hardy’s Chapel Road.
Henry Paul Ray and Gerald Dean Ledbetter, both of Livingston.
Darin Eugene Disney and Nova Lea Faulk, both of Fairmount, IN.
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Miss King And Mr. Brown To Exchange September
Retha (Puckett) Farley of Cookeville announces the engagement and
forthcoming marriage of her daughter Janet Leigh (Farley) King,
to Ronald Elbert Brown, son of Kurt and Lucy Brown of Hilham.
The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Billy Joe Farley.
The groom is the grandson of Elbert and Dois (Ramsey) Chrisman
of Gainesboro. She is a graduate of Putnam County Senior High School
and is employed as administrative assistant for Nielsen and Bainbridge
LLC in Gainesboro.
He is a 1998 graduate of Tennessee Technological University where
he earned his degree in business administration. He is co-owner,
along with his father Kurt, of Brown’s Building Services based in
The wedding is planned for 6 p.m. Saturday, September 4, 1999,
at Lakeside Resort’s The Villa Veranda on Center Hill Lake in Smithville.
The couple will honeymoon at Ormond Beach in Florida and will
reside on Center Hill Lake in Silver Point.
Miss Taulbee And Mr. Dorris To Exchange August
William and Jeanette Taulbee of Rickman announce the engagement
and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Billie Jo to Jason Todd
Dorris, son of Thomas Dorris and Sherri Dorris of Westmoreland.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bige and Lena Williams
of Hyden, KY.
She is a 1997 graduate of Livingston Academy and is currently
in her third year at Tennessee Technological University.
He is a 1996 graduate of Westmoreland High School and is currently
employed at Tool Technology in Cookeville as a mechanical draftsman
The wedding is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday, August 14, 1999, at
Algood Church of God. All friends and family are invited to attend.
Miss Parsons And Mr. Ledbetter To Exchange
August 28 Vows
Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Parsons of Cookeville proudly announce the
engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Miss Beverly
Lynn Parsons, to Daniel Travis Ledbetter, son of Phyllis Crawford
of Livingston and Richard and Karen Ledbetter of Cookeville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Lula Geneva Roberson of
Cookeville, the late Alvin Roberson and the late Roy E. and Archie
The groom is the grandson of William and Ann Ledbetter of Cookeville,
Arleth and Billie Ann Duke of Livingston, and Bill Daily of Cookeville.
She is a 1995 graduate of Cookeville High School and is employed
by Regions Bank.
He is a 1997 graduate of Livingston Academy and is employed by
The wedding is planned for 6:30 p.m. Saturday, August 28, 1999,
at Cookeville First Church of the Nazarene.
Miss Wilson And Mr. Robbins To Exchange August
Mike and Diana Wilson of Allons proudly announce the engagement
and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Miss Amanda Sue Wilson
to Mr. Russ Robbins, son of Danny and Donna Looper of Rickman, and
Rusty and Jill Robbins of Livingston.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Eugene and Vella Mae Ashburn
of Clarkrange, George Wilson of Wilder and the late Agnes Wilson.
The groom is the grandson of Donald and Mary Frances Fleming of
Allons, and Cross and Bennie Ruth Robbins of Livingston.
She is a 1997 graduate of Livingston Academy and is enrolled at
Roane State Community College. She is employed at Livingston Regional
Hospital in admissions.
He is a 1996 graduate of Livingston Academy and is employed at
The wedding is planned for Saturday, August 14, 1999, at 2 p.m.
at Allons Baptist Church in Allons.
Few invitations have been sent. All friends and relatives are invited
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