Sandra L. Dudley of Sumrall announces the engagement of her daughter, Alicia, to Jay Edward Hudnall, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Thomas of Gautier and Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Hudnall of Meridian. Miss Dudley is also the daughter of the late Charles C. Dudley.
The wedding will be Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Hattiesburg.
Miss Dudley is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cicero Dudley of Sumrall, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Howard R. Lott of Hattiesburg.
The bride-elect is a 1993 graduate of Sumrall High School and received a degree in nursing from Jones County Junior College.
She is employed as the neurosurgery coordinator at Forrest County General Hospital.
Mr. Hudnall is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Eugene Hudnall of Meridian, and the late Ernest and Ola Mae Joyner of Collinsville.
The bridegroom-elect is a 1993 graduate of Pascagoula High School and attended the University of Southern Mississippi. He received a bachelor's degree in occupational therapy in 1998 from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a master's degree in business administration from Belhaven College.
While attending USM, he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, PACERS, Southern Life and the National Honor Society.
Mr. Hudnall is an occupational therapist at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.
A reception will be held at Southern Oaks House and Gardens following the ceremony.
Family and friends are invited to attend.