Sunday, April 20, 2003

Stephen and Kaye Brands of Gordonville announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Catherine Brands, to Richard Wayne Jenkins. He is the son of Guy and Linda Jenkins of Sikeston, Mo.

Brands is a 2001 graduate of Jackson High School, and is pursuing a degree in social work at Southeast Missouri State University. She is employed at Superior Advertising and Marketing Inc. in Gordonville.

Jenkins is a 1997 graduate of Thomas W. Kelly High School at Benton, Mo. He is employed at Jackson Glass Inc. in Jackson.

A June 14 wedding is planned at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson.