LOUISA — Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Burchett of Louisa announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sherry Wilks, to Lawrence McKinster, son of Grace McKinster and the late Milton McKinster Jr.
The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Charles E. Wilks. She is the paternal granddaughter of the late Shirley and Albert Wilks. Maternal grandparents are Robert and Della Daniels of Ulysses and the late Argentina Daniels. She is a 2001 graduate of Lawrence County High School, Louisa.
The prospective groom is the paternal grandson of the late Ruby Moore and Milton Sr. Maternal grandparents are the late Evelyn Boham Rhoades and Charles Rhoades. He is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence County High School.
The custom of an open church ceremony will be observed Saturday, Aug. 16, at 2:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Louisa.
All relatives and friends are invited to attend. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony at the Louisa Community Center.