Thurman-Trankler

Sunday, July 3, 2005

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Thurman Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Frank Trankler of Jackson announce the engagement of their children, Samantha Desirae Thurman and Lance Thomas Trankler.

Thurman is a 2002 graduate of Jackson High School. She expects to receive a degree in elementary education from Southeast Missouri State University in May 2006. She is employed at J. Baer and Associates.

Trankler is a 2002 graduate of Jackson High School. He received an associate's degree from Linn State Technical College in 2004. He is an electrician with Dreyer Electric in Frohna, Mo.

An Aug. 6 wedding is planned at Emanuel United Church of Christ in Jackson.