Choate — Shelley
Tim and Jill Choate, of Jamestown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamye Choate, to Joshua Shelley. He is the son of Bryan and Mary Kay Shelley, of Lebanon.
The bride-to-be attends Indiana State University, studying nursing.
The groom-to-be serves in the United States Marine Corps, and is stationed in Jacksonville, N.C.
The couple is planning a wedding for May 26, 2013.
Benson — Thada
Mark and Vonda Benson, of Thorntown, announce the engagement of their daughter, Mackenzie Benson, to Brad Thada. He is the son of Byron and Karen Thada, of Crawfordsville.
The bride-to-be graduated from Western Boone High School in 2009, and is currently a senior at Purdue University, majoring in psychology.
The groom-to-be graduated from North Montgomery High School in 2006. He then went on to attend Indiana Wesleyan University, where he graduated in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry.
The couple is planning a wedding for Aug. 11, 2012, at the United Methodist Church of Crawfordsville. Eric Simpson will officiate.