NEW MADRID - Mr. and Mrs. Barry Mitchem have announced the engagement of their daughter, Angela Lynn, to Jermi Joe Redden, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Redden of Benton, Ky.
The future bride is the granddaughter of Ruth Cravens of New Madrid and the late Clement Cravens and Mr. and Mrs. Lindy Mitchem. She graduated in 2000 with a bachelor of science degree in exercise science from Murray State (Ky.) University and is employed by St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Her fiance, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Redden and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Traugher of Marshall County, Ky., graduated from Murray State University with a bachelor of science degree in occupational safety and health. He is employed by Duke Fluor-Daniel Construction.
Plans are being finalized for an Oct. 5 ceremony.