- Cullman, Alabama

July 20, 2012

Thompson - Stokes engagement


CULLMAN — Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Thompson of Cullman is pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Thompson, to David Stokes Jr., the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Stokes of Brewton, AL.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Olen and Margaret Hardin, June Thompson and the late Pinkard Thompson, all of Cullman.

Miss Thompson is a 2006 graduate of West Point High School and a 2010 graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s in communication. She is currently finishing up a master’s program in geography. Her present employer is the University of Alabama where she serves as a graduate student teaching assistant and lab instructor.

The prospective groom is the grandson of Bobbie Stokes and the late William Roy Stokes of Brewton, AL, the late Dr. Leon Kahn and Marzell Kahn of Mobile, AL.

Mr. Stokes is a 2005 graduate of T.R. Miller High School and a 2009 graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s in biology. He is a member of Phi Gamma Delta. His current employer is Northridge Fitness in Northport, AL, where he is a personal trainer and the Crossfit Coordinator for Crossfit Northridge.

The wedding is planned for Saturday, August 11, 2012 at six o’clock in the evening at Calvary Baptist Church with a reception to follow at the University Club in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.