Highland News Leader

Engagement: Barnett-Kohne Sumner

Mary Kate Barnett and Eric Lawrence Kohne Sumner are engaged.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. Charles Keith Barnett and Mrs. Patricia Parrish Barnett of Crossett, Ark. Her grandparents are Charles E. and Maycel Barnett and the late Elbert and Mary Parrish of Crossett, Ark.

She is a graduate of Crossett High School and Arkansas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. She is currently employed at The 20th Century Club’s Lodge in Little Rock, Ark.

The groom-to-be is the son of Jim Sumner and Vickie Kohne Sumner of New Douglas. His grandparents are the late Otto and Violet Sumner of New Douglas, the late Clarence and Violet Kohne of St. Jacob, and the late Marjorie Kohne.

He is a graduate of Highland High School and Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a bachelor’s degree in forestry. He is employed with F&W Forestry in El Dorado, Ark.

The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19 at The Presbyterian Church of Crossett in Crossett, Ark., with the Rev. George Wortham officiating. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.

The couple will make their home in El Dorado, Ark.