Massey, Stanford announce engagement

Mr. and Mrs. Alan Massey of Madison are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Rebecca Lane Massey to Kyle David Stanford, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Stanford of New Albany.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Killens of Brandon, formally of Newton, and Mrs. Murel Massey of West Monroe, La.

Miss Massey is a 2008 honors graduate from Union High School. She attended the University of Mississippi where she graduated with honors with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing. The bride-elect is an English teacher at Lewisburg High School in Olive Branch and is pursuing a master’s degree in Counseling Education from the University of Mississippi.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arlyn Nelms of New Albany and the late Mr. and Mrs. Marion Stanford Sr. of New Albany.

Mr. Stanford is a 2003 graduate of New Albany High School. He is a 2007 graduate of the University of Mississippi where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education. He then attended Arkansas State University and earned a master’s degree in Educational Leadership.

The bridegroom-elect is the defensive coordinator of the Olive Branch High School Conquistador football team.

The couple will exchange vows in an evening ceremony on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the chapel in the historic town of Livingston, Flora, Miss.


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