Mickey and Linda Blanford of Springfield announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Debbie Blanford Hagan, to Joseph Dean Hunt, son of Gene and Martha Hunt of Lebanon.
Hagan is employed at INFAC North American, Campbellsville.
Hunt is employed at On Time Courier, Lebanon.
The wedding is set for 3 p.m. March 31, 2012, at Mt. Washington Baptist Church, Raywick.
A reception will follow the ceremony at St. Joe Hall.
B.J. and Jamie Knotts of Goodlettsville, Tenn., announce the birth of a 6-pound, 15-ounce daughter, Lorelei Piper Knotts, born Dec. 12, 2011, at Summit Medical Center, Hermitage, Tenn.
Maternal grandparents are Glenn and Lynn Russell of Loretto.
Paternal grandparents are Wayne and Dusty Knotts of Nashville, Tenn.
Great-grandparents are Mary R. Mudd of Loretto and Teresa Russell of Lebanon.
Lorelei Piper has one sister, Kira Peyton.
Richard “Sonny” and Eula Ray Sweazy Kirkland will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at a reception on Sunday, March 4, 2012 from 1-5 p.m. at the Gravel Switch Community Center.
The couple was married on March 3, 1962 by Rev. Roger Cox at the Gravel Switch Baptist Church in Gravel Switch. They are both retired. They have two sons, Phillip and Stephen Kirkland, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.