Ashley Louise Leininger - Joel Ian McKinney

Saturday, June 21, 2014
Ashley Louise Leininger - Joel Ian McKinney

Gene and Eileen Leininger, Sheldon, and Terry and Linda McKinney, Harwood, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Ashley Louise and Joel Ian.

Miss Leininger is a 2007 graduate of Sheldon High School, a 2009 graduate of Cottey College with an Associate of Science, a 2011 graduate of Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders, and a 2013 graduate of Rockhurst University with a Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She is employed by the Nevada R-5 School District as a speech pathologist.

Mr. McKinney is a 2008 graduate of El Dorado Springs Christian High School and Fort Scott Community College. He is the owner of Progressive AgriServices LLC and works with his father on the family farm.

Grandparents of the couple are LaVerne and Helen Leininger of Sheldon, the late George and Adeline Mertz of Fort Scott, Kan., Carol Moore of Austin, Texas, and the late Jim Moore, and the late Dennis and Jewel McKinney of Schell City.

The couple will exchange their vows on July 5, 2014, at the Sheldon Christian Church.