Sunday, April 13, 2003

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Robert and Pam Kelso of Chaffee announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica A. Kelso, to Kurt E. Hicks of Chaffee. He is the son of the late Sandy Tucker.

Kelso is a 1995 graduate of Chaffee High School, and received a degree as a medical administrative assistant from Metro Business College in 1999. She is employed in the lab at Ferguson Medical Group.

Hicks is a 1993 graduate of Ava High School, served five years in the military, and is a 2000 graduate of Missouri Sheriff's Academy. He is a sergeant at Southeast Correctional Center in Charleston, Mo.

A June 7 wedding is planned at First Baptist Church in Chaffee.