Bill (Chipper) and Jo Coggin of Stanton announce the engagement of their daughter, Toni Jo Lynn of Midland, formerly of Stanton, to Kelly Jay Wade of Midland, formerly of Big Spring. Kelly is the son of Kirk Wade of Midland and DeLisa Wade of Big Spring.
The bride-elect, known as T.J., is the granddaughter of Bill Coggin, the late Roxy Coggin, and Ouida Coggin of Stanton and the late Evelyn Lankford of Stanton. The groom is the grandson of Dana and Steve Turner of Big Spring, DeWayne and Nancy Wagner of Big Spring, Patsy and Joe Sharpnack of Big Spring, and Jim Wade of Tucson, Arizona.
T.J. graduated from Stanton High School in 2003. She earned her Cosmetology license from Midland College and is currently finishing up an Associate’s Degree. She is currently employed with Midland College in the Technical Studies Division and intends to continue school majoring in Business or Education.
In 2002, while attending high school, Kelly began his career in the oil and gas industry working on drilling rigs. He graduated from Big Spring High School in 2003. He is currently employed with J.B. Hunt Gas and Oil Drilling as a daylight driller.
Kelly and T.J. are to be married on June 6, 2009 at the Cuthbert Mansion in Midland. After their honeymoon in Paris, France, they will reside in Midland. Visit their web page at http://www.kellytj6-6-9.blogspot.com/.