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Laura Marie Brankley, Travis Scott Medina plan June wedding

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Laura Marie Brankley and Travis Scott Medina
SoVaNow.com / January 24, 2013
Dr. and Mrs. William Lynn Thomas of Clarksville and Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Glenn Brankley of South Boston are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Marie Brankley, to Travis Scott Medina, son of Carmelo Medina and Michelle Knighton of Clarksville.

Laura is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin J. Whitten and the late Herman Wayne Carter Jr., of Chase City and Gertrude M. Brankley and the late Floyd Milton Brankley of Skipwith.

Travis is the grandson of Yvonne Strum of Oxford, N.C., and Mr. and Mrs. Abel Medina of Apaseo el Alto, Guanajuato, Mexico.

Laura is a graduate of Bluestone High School and Longwood University with a B.S. in Liberal Studies. She is employed by Mecklenburg County Public Schools as a third grade teacher at Clarksville Elementary School.

Travis is a graduate of Bluestone High School and Radford University with a Bachelors in Business Administration. He is employed by Halifax Regional Health System as a business analyst for Dominion Health Medical Associates.

A June wedding is planned.


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