Sunday, July 16, 2006

Jerry and Linda Suedekum of Cape Girardeau announce the engagement of their daughter, Meredith Nicole Musgraves, to Derek Wayne Devenport. He is the son of Roger and Gwen Devenport of Marble Hill, Mo., and Mike and Teresa Clark of Millersville.

Musgraves is a 2002 graduate of Jackson High School. She received a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Southeast Missouri State University in May. She is a business analyst with Big River Telephone Co.

Devenport is a 2001 graduate of Jackson High School. He is employed at Southeast Fabrication Inc., and is owner of a portable welding business.

An outdoor wedding is planned Sept. 23 at Deerfield Lodge.