Fri, 06/24/2016 - 5:08pm Douglas1
Mr. James and Mrs. Melani Ricketson of Broxton, Ga., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Emily Rae Ricketson, to Mr. Hayden Marshall Harrell, son of Mr. Tommy and Mrs. Lynn Harrell of Douglas, Ga.
Emily is the maternal granddaughter of the late Mr. Jimmy Lloyd and Mrs. Faye Lloyd of Nicholls, Ga. Her paternal grandparents are Mr. Raymond and Mrs. Sherryl Ricketson of Broxton, Ga.
Emily is a 2014 graduate of Coffee High School, and a 2016 graduate of South Georgia State College, where she holds an Associate’s degree in early childhood education. She will graduate from Georgia Southwestern in 2018, with a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education.
Hayden is the maternal grandson of the late Mr. Elijah Tanner and Mrs. Vernelle Tanner of Douglas, Ga. His paternal grandparents are Mr. Richard and Mrs. Betty Sue Lanier of Douglas, Ga.
Hayden is a 2012 graduate of Coffee High School. He is a certified firefighter, and employed by the City of Douglas Fire Department. He plans to further his education in that field of study.
The wedding ceremony will take place on Saturday, July 23, 2016, at Reedy Branch Baptist Church, Broxton, Georgia, at 4:00 p.m. A reception will follow in the church social hall.
All friends and relatives of the couple are invited to attend.
See the Sunday, June 26, 2016 edition of the Douglas Enterprise.