Hannah Merritt and Fernando Espitia to exchange wedding vows


SHERIDANStephen and Lisa Merritt of Sheridan are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hannah Merritt, to Fernando Espitia, the son of Antonio Espitia of Rio Hondo, Texas, and Florencia Stedman of Batesville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Margaret Hayes of Pine Bluff and the late John David Hayes, and the late James and Edith Merritt of White Hall. She is the great-granddaughter of the late Edith Hayes of Pine Bluff. Hannah is a 2009 homeschool graduate.

The prospective bridegroom is a 2010 graduate of Sheridan High School and is currently employed at Tyson Foods Inc., at White Hall.

Hannah and Fernando will exchange wedding vows at 6 p.m. June 9 at the First Apostolic Church of Sheridan with Pastor C.D. Scott officiating.

All friends and relatives are invited to attend.