Jerry and Vicki Cornwell of Locust Fork announce the engagement and coming marriage of their daughter, Allison Nicole Cornwell, to Johnathan Douglas Beard, son of Roxanne and Jerry Parker and Darrell and Penny Beard, all of Oneonta.
Miss Cornwell is the granddaughter of Jeanette Collins of Locust Fork, the late James F. Collins, and the late Bill and Wilma Cornwell. She is a 2008 graduate of Locust Fork and will graduate May 13 from Wallace State Community College with an associate degree in applied science in diagnostic imaging.
Mr. Beard is the grandson of Nila Jean Beard of Oneonta, the late Jimmy Beard, the late William “Sunny” Raney, and Linda Blake. He is a 2006 graduate of Appalachian High School and a 2010 graduate of Jacksonville State University with a bachelor of science degree in physical education.
The couple will exchange vows Saturday, May 21, 2011, at 2 p.m. at Edgewood Missionary Baptist Church in Locust Fork. Friends and relAllison atives are invited to attend the ceremony.