CLARKTON -- Larry Allen of Clarkton and Deborah Allen of Bloomfield have announced the engagement of their daughter, Brittni Gene, to Stephen Barrett St. Mary, son of Steve and Kathy St. Mary of Portageville.
The future bride is the granddaughter of Ettie Mayo of Bloomfield and the late Claude Mayo and Robert and Myrtle Allen. A 1997 graduate of Clarkton High School, she graduated in 2003 from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau with a degree in social work. She is a children's targeted case manager for Bootheel Counseling Services in Sikeston.
A 1994 graduate of Portageville High School, prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Steve and Allie St. Mary of New Madrid and Harold and Betty Hayes of Marston. He graduated in 2000 from Southeast Missouri State University with a degree in horticulture and is employed by Noranda Aluminum Inc.
Wedding plans are being finalized for a June 12 ceremony at the First Baptist Church in Portageville.