Lynnette Beard and Marvin Jackson to exchange wedding vows


Lynnette Beard and Marvin Jackson announce their engagement and forthcoming nuptials.

Lynnette Beard is the daughter of Mrs. Areatha Beard of Pine Bluff, Ark., and the late Mr. Chester C. Beard. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. Earnest and Earnestine McCraney-Toomer, and the late Mr. Tommie and Annie Brown-Beard. The bride is a 1984 graduate of Watson Chapel High School. She is a licensed CNA and is currently employed at SAJ Distributors.

Marvin Jackson is the son of the late Mrs. Marjorie Jackson and the late Mr. Booker T. Jackson. He is the grandson of the late Mr. Jonathan and Icie Pearl Stoudamire and the late Mrs. Lillie Bynum-Jackson. The prospective groom is a 1973 graduate of North High School in Worcester, Mass., and later attended Worcester State College, where he majored in sociology. He is currently employed at Tyson.

The couple will exchange nuptials on July 14, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Kingdom Builders Outreach Church Of God In Christ, 3105 S.Apple St., with the officiation by Elder David 0. Jones. Friends and family are invited to attend this joyous occasion.

After a wedding trip in Hot Springs, the happy couple will reside in Pine Bluff, Ark.