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August 4, 2013

Jeffreys and Brackett to wed

McALESTER — Joshua Landon Jeffreys and Brandy Nicole (Robbins) Brackett, of McAlester, have announced their upcoming marriage this fall.

The groom-elect is the son of Jim and ReNae Jeffreys, of Canadian. He is the grandson of the late John and the late Alice Jeffreys and Elaine Bernard, of McAlester, and the late Billy Roy Taylor.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Sean and Jana Brackett, of Harrah. She is the granddaughter of Daniel and Janet Brackett, of Seminole, and Shirley Robbins, of Chickasha, and the late Raymond E. “Butch” Robbins Jr.

Josh Jeffreys graduated from Savanna High School in 2003 and earned his bachelor’s degree in Biology at East Central University in 2006. He currently works at the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant as railroad transportation.

Brandy Brackett graduated from Seminole High School in 2002 and earned her bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications at ECU in 2006. She currently works with Lifetouch Photography in the Church Directories and Portraits division as a photography sales specialist.

Their ceremony will take place Oct. 12 at 2 p.m. at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 325 E. Washington Ave., in McAlester, with the Rev. Stephanie Swinnea officiating. The All Saints’ choir will be directed by organist Sally Hanway, featuring harpist Linda Paul, of Tulsa.

The Maid of Honor will be Genieve Taylor, of Oklahoma City, and will stand with the bride along with bridesmaid Heather Dorantes, of Carrollton, Texas. The groom’s nephew, Jace Jeffreys, and the bride’s father will present the bride to the groom who will be beside his Best Man, and brother, Jordon Jeffreys, of McAlester, and groomsman, Cody Jennings, of Muskogee.

A reception will follow at the McAlester Country Club until midnight.

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