Clevenger - Evans

Nancy and Larry Little of Hico and Mark Clevenger of Granbury are please to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hollie Lea Clevenger of Stephenville, to Kenneth Shay Evans of Cedar Park. Shay is the son of Shug and Saralinda Evans of Cedar Park.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Dorothy Hefner of Hico, Lillie Clevenger and the late Tom Clevenger of Dallas, and the great-granddaughter of the late Inez and Frank Cummings of Hico. Hollie is a 2002 graduate of Hico High School and is currently employed by Fosters Home for Children in Stephenville.

The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Dr. Joe and Lynn Christopher of Stephenville, Karl and Laura Rock of Bloomingdale, Mich., Beth Evans of Willis, and the Kenneth Evans of Stephenville. He is the great-grandson of Howard Hayes and the late Mildred Hayes of Oklahoma City, Okla., the late Ernest Randell Christopher and Blance Christopher Ryan of Bartlesville, Okla., and the great great-grandson of Mr. Rivers and Nelle Randle of Oklahoma City, Okla. Shay is a 1998 graduate of Leander High School and is currently attending Tarleton State University where he will graduate in May 2008 with a degree in engineering/physics and biology.

The couple is planning an Aug. 11, 2007, wedding at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Stephenville.

Barefield - Anderson

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Anderson of Stephenville announce the engagement of their son, Clint Anderson of College Station, to Linda Barefield of College Station. Linda is the daughter of John Barefield of Onalaska and Debbie Diffee of Bismarck, Ark.

The bride-elect is a graduate of Caney Creek High School in Conroe. She is attending Texas A&M University and majoring in interdisciplinary studies to become an elementary school teacher. She is also employed by Target in College Station.

The prospective bridegroom is a graduate of Stephenville High School. He is employed by the College Station Fire Department as a driver/engineer-paramedic. He is also employed by TEEX at Brayton Fire School in College Station as a Field Medic.

The wedding is planned for June 23, 2007, in College Station. After their honeymoon in Hawaii, they will reside in College Station.

Gant - Nering

Charles and Helen Gant of Robinson announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Melissa Gant of Robinson, to Jason Ryan Nering of Robinson. He is the son of Larry and Sherilyn Nering of Robinson.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Faye Gant and the late J.C. “Dutch” Gant of Blum and the late J.O. Garrett, Sr., and Helen Garrett Carey of Stephenville and step-granddaughter of the late Fred N. Carey of Stephenville. Mary is a 1999 graduate of Robinson High School, and in 2005 she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Music from Tarleton State University. She plans to work on her Masters in Saxophone Performance at Baylor University in the fall.

The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Charles H. and Bobbie Pinto of Waco and the late Mr. and Mrs. Herbert G. Nering of Lott. Jason is a 1999 graduate of Robinson High School, and in 2005 he graduated with a Bachelor of Music from Tarleton State University. Jason is currently an assistant band director at Robinson ISD.

The couple will marry on June 2, 2007, in Waco.