Carole Robe of Ash Flat announces the engagement of her daughter, Jennifer Robe, to Richard Starkey.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Highland High School, class of 2000. She attended the ?University of Arkansas in Fayetteville and graduated in 2004 with a bachelor's of science in microbiology. She is currently working at the Tyson Corporate Laboratories in Springdale, Ark., as a microbiologist in research.
The prospective groom is the son of Susan Small (Mike) of Deptford, N.J., and Harold Starkey (Shirley) of Tyler, Texas. Richard attended Whitehouse High School in Tyler, Texas, and graduated in 1997. He attended Tyler Junior College and served in the United Sates Air Force as a crew chief on F15s. While in the service he also attended the Air Force Community College. He is currently working for Enco Materials in Springdale, where he is a warehouse supervisor.
The wedding will be held Aug. 11 at 1 p.m. at St. Mary of the Mount Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend. All friends of the family are invited to attend the ceremony.