BLOOMFIELD -- Derry and Kay Hicks of Bloomfield have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jessi Danielle, to Rance Elvin Braswell, son of Brenda Porter of Advance and Randy Braswell of Dexter.
A 2001 graduate of Bloomfield High School, the future bride is a hair stylist at the J.C. Penney Salon in Sikeston. She is the granddaughter of Delphia Duckworth of Essex, Bob and Juanita Hicks of Essex and Claud Montgomery of Gideon.
Braswell graduated in 2000 from Advance High School and is a deputy sheriff with the Stoddard County Sheriff's Department. His grandparents are Vivian and Kenneth Gregory of Advance and J.D. and Mildred Braswell of Dexter.
The couple will be married April 3 at Henderson Beach in Destin, Fla.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a reception at 6:30 p.m. April 9 at the Dexter Elks Lodge.