ELKTON, Ky. -- Mr. and Mrs. Sonny Caughlin have announced the engagement of their daughter, Rhonda Carleen Caughlin, to Benjamin Christian Werner, son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman J. "Bud" Werner of Sikeston, Mo.
A graduate of Todd County Central High School, the future bride is a 1999 graduate of Murray State University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in agriculture. The granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Shanklin of Elkton and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Caughlin is employed by Water Agricultural Labs in Owensboro.
Werner graduated in 1994 from Sikeston High School. He graduated in 1998 with a bachelor of science degree in agriculture from Murray State University and is a member of Sigma Chi fraternity. He is employed by H&R Agri Power in Hopkinsville. He is the grandson of Lillian Werner of Frohna and the late Norman L. Werner and Mr. and Mrs. James L. Howle.
Wedding plans are being finalized for a 6:30 p.m. ceremony April 12 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Murray.