Richard and Mary Deckard of Alton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsay Nicole Deckard, to John Michael Thompson.
Lindsay is a 2003 graduate of Alton High School and lives in Ozark, Mo. She has been attending classes at OTC in Springfield.
Jon Thompson is the son of Mike and Janet Thompson of Mammoth Spring and is a 2002 graduate of Thayer High School. He is now on active duty with the United States Marine Corps in North Carolina. The couple will be leaving for Okinawa, Japan, in mid April.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend the wedding ceremony to be held at Thayer First Baptist Church on March 11 at 6 p.m. A reception will follow.