Beard, Stewart set a date
Ray Stewart and Christy Beard, both of Ruston, are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching wedding.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Sandra Beard, of Jonesboro, and Kerry and Della Beard, of Ruston. She is the granddaughter of the late Ralph and Margaret Beard, the late Slayton and Elaine Rich, Erma Hudson, of Ruston, and the late Dick Hudson.
Christy is a 1996 alumna of Claiborne Academy and attended Louisiana Tech University. She is employed at Lincoln Agency LLC in Ruston.
The groom is the son of Ivan and Nancy Stewart, of Ruston. He is the grandson of the late Albert Leon and Dorothy Stewart and the late James Thomas and Pauline Nolan. Ray attended Ruston High School and is employed with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 995.
The couple plan to wed in a 6 p.m. ceremony on March 19 at the Burkhalter Chapel at Trinity United Methodist Church in Ruston.