Alan and Julia Kearbey of Nevada announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Alison Kearbey, to Sonny Collins, son of the Rev. Artie F. "Chip" and Jeanette Collins of Windsor, Colo.
Bride-elect Kearbey is a 1996 graduate of Nevada High School and a '98 graduate of Fort Scott Community College. She is currently employed by Curves in Fort Scott, Kan.
Prospective-groom Collins is a 1995 graduate of Fort Scott High School and attended FSCC. He currently is employed by Kirkland Welding Supply in Fort Scott.
The couple will be married Saturday, May 14, 2005, at the First Baptist Church in Nevada, with reception immediately following. All friends of the family are welcome to join the family in this special occasion.