SIKESTON -- Monnie McDonald has announced the engagement of her daughter, Amanda Leigh Powell, to Martin Ray Evans, son of Raburn and Debbie Evans of Sikeston.
A 2001 graduate of Kelly High School, the future bride is employed by Autry Morlan Inc. in Sikeston. She is the granddaughter of Gene Hall of Sikeston and the late Ida Aliean Hall and Milton and Lillian Powell.
The prospective bridegroom is a 2000 graduate of Sikeston High School and works for Raburn Evans Glass Service in Sikeston. His grandparents are Phyllis Aduddell of Sikeston and the late Jim and Marcella Aduddell and Pete and Lorene Evans.
Plans are under way for a June 16 wedding.