Sunday, January 23, 2005

BENTON, Mo. -- Thomas and Kimberly Romano and Michael Black, all of Benton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Ann Black, to Terry Dwayne Sexton Jr. He is the son of Terry and Meg Sexton of Troy, Mo., and Lisa Sexton of Scott City.

Black is a 2002 graduate of Kelly High School at Benton, and a 2004 graduate of Metro Business College in Cape Girardeau. She is a phlebotomist at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Sexton is a 2001 graduate of Scott City High School. He is a sheet metal worker with Local 36 in St. Louis.

A June 24, 2006, wedding is planned at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau.