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Scarlett Grace Thaxton, Michael Brandon to wed / March 03, 2009
Mr. and Mrs. H.D. Thaxton Jr. of South Boston announce the engagement of their daughter, Scarlett Grace Thaxton, also of South Boston, to Michael Dean Brandon of Concord, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Brandon of Alton.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. H.D. Thaxton Sr. and the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Willie Ray Privette, Sr. The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Walker Brandon and the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Eugene Murray.
The bride-elect is a 1996 graduate of Halifax County High School. She obtained a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Averett University in 1999 and obtained a MBA from Averett University in 2004. She is employed by the Halifax County Public School System.
The groom-elect is a 1999 graduate of Halifax County High School. He obtained a diploma in Precision Machining Technology from Danville Community College in 2001 and is employed by B&W in Lynchburg.
A destination wedding is planned for July in the Dominican Republic.

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