Speight - Anderson

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Gene and Nora Speight of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Melanie Speight of Ste. Genevieve, Mo., to Travis Anderson of San Antonio, Texas. He is the son of Ronald and Cynthia Anderson of Balsam Lake, Wis.

Speight is a graduate of Jackson High School. She received a bachelor of arts degree in English education from Lambuth University in Jackson, Tenn., and a master of arts degree in English from Southeast Missouri State University. She is a teacher with Ste. Genevieve School District.

Anderson is a graduate of Jackson High School. He received a bachelor of science degree in nursing from Austin Peay in Clarksville, Tenn., where he was commissioned into the Army as a second lieutenant. He is a BRAC project manager at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.

A July 2 wedding is planned at New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson.