Brown, Thompson to be married


Mr. and Mrs. John R. Thompson Sr. of El Dorado announce the engagement of their daughter Jessica Lynn Thompson to John Rhine Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. David R. Brown of Pine Bluff.

Jessica is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Floyd C. Graves and the late Mr. and Mrs. B.E. Thompson, all of El Dorado.

Rhine is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Bacil Taylor and Mrs. Pat Rhine Brown and the late Mr. Edward Ezell Brown, all of Pine Bluff. He is the great grandson of Mrs. Mary Frisby of Ft. Smith.

Jessica, a graduate of Union High School, earned a Bachelor’s degree in Art Education from Southern Arkansas University in 2007 and a Master’s degree in College Student Affairs in 2009. She is a member of Phi Mu Fraternity and is currently an art teacher at Sheridan Middle School.

Rhine, a graduate of Pine Bluff High School, earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Louisiana Tech University in 2010 where he was a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. He is currently employed in sales at Arkansas Mill Supply in Little Rock.

The wedding will be held June 22, 2013, at 1 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Pine Bluff with the reception immediately following at Pine Bluff Country Club.