Jesse and Donna Cordell of Newport, Ark., are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Sheena Lynn Cordell of Newport, to Derek Wayne Winter of Viola, the son of Wayne and Glenna Winter of Viola.
The bride-elect, a 2004 graduate of Newport High School, is the granddaughter of Ethelene Cordell of Newport and Bobbie Cox of Newport. She is currently employed by IBERIA Bank of Tuckermann.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Glenn Ray and Faye Bishop. He is also the grandson of the late Medora and Harry Winter and the great-grandson of the late Mart and Hattie Abney and Grant and Lily Bishop.
He is a 2002 graduate of Viola High School and is currently employed by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
The couple will exchange vows Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at 4 p.m. at the Iron Mountain Depot in Newport. A reception will follow.
All friends and family are invited to attend.