Sunday, February 17, 2002

PARMA, Mo. -- Harvey and Betty Stockton of Parma announce the engagement of their daughter, Joyce Lanette Stockton of Blytheville, Ark., to Michael William Kitchen. He is the son of Shirley Kitchen of Oran, Mo., and the late William "Bud" Kitchen.

Stockton is a graduate of Richland High School. She is employed at Nucor Steel in Blytheville.

Kitchen is a graduate of Oran High School. He is employed at Buchheit in Perryville, Mo.

A March 2 wedding is planned at Northside Baptist Church in Bernie, Mo.