Together with their parents, Hillary Lane Hammonds and John Newman Channell III announce their engagement and forthcoming wedding.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Rhonda and Bryan Currence and Rocky Lanham. She is the granddaughter of Bill and Beverly Hammonds and the late Percy and Evelyn Lanham. She is a 2005 graduate of Tygarts Valley High School, attended West Virginia Wesleyan College and now is persuing a degree in business administration at Fairmont State University. She is a member of the West Virginia Army National Guard and is an alumni of Alpha Xi Delta, Beta Sigma Chapter Sorority.
Her fiance is the son of John and Sondra Channell. He is the grandson of Utah and Beatrice Barrickman and Homer and Shirley Moore and the late John Channell. He is a 2006 graduate of Tygarts Valley High School and is employed at Carter Roag Coal Co.
JOHN CHANNELL III AND HILLARY HAMMONDS
An open-church wedding is planned for 2:30 p.m. May 1 at Valley Independent Baptist Church in Huttonsville. A reception will follow at the Mill Creek Nutrition Site. All family and friends are invited to attend.
The couple plan to honeymoon in Virginia Beach, Va. After the honeymoon, the couple will reside in Becky's Creek.