Robert and Becky Lash, and Larry and Pat Luther, all of Viola, have announced the forthcoming marriage of their children, Rachel Elaine Lash and Justin Wayne Luther.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bill Williams of Viola and the late June Williams, and Margie Lash of Sturkie and the late Clayton Lash. She is a 2000 graduate of Viola High School and is a senior at Southwest Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo., where she is majoring in radiologic technology.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Francis Hall of West Plains, Mo., and the late Frank Hall, and the late Lawrence and Virginia Luther. He is a 2000 graduate of Viola High School. He works for Tyree's Fertilizer and is self-employed as a cattle rancher.
The wedding will be at 4 p.m. Dec. 13 at First Baptist Church in Viola. A reception will follow.
All friends and family are invited to attend.