Samie Jo Wyrick and Matthew Wayne Bennett wish to announce their engagement and upcoming marriage at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, 2005, at the First Baptist Church in Nevada. Family and friends are welcome.
Bride-elect Wyrick is the daughter of Robbie and Debbie Wyrick of Springfield and Tina Lines of El Dorado Springs. She is a 2004 graduate of El Dorado Springs High School and is currently employed by Commerce Bank in Springfield.
Prospective-groom Bennett is the son of Rick and Patty Bennett of Nevada and the late LeAnn Watson. He is a 2004 graduate of Nevada High School and is working at Bass Pro Warehouse.
The couple plans to continue their educations in Springfield.