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February 9, 2014

Makey, Jones

MERIDIAN —     Dr. and Mrs. David Arthur Makey of Meridian announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristina Lynn, to Louis Baxter Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Baxter Jones of Madison.

    The couple will exchange vows on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Central United Methodist Church in Meridian.    

    The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Wallace of Dublin, Ireland, and Dr. and Mrs. Arthur Robertson Makey of London, England.

    Miss Makey graduated cum laude from the University of Mississippi in 2009 with a bachelor of arts degree in biology, and a minor in chemistry. She graduated valedictorian of her class at Lamar High School in 2005.

    While attending Ole Miss, she was a member of Tri Delta sorority.

    Miss Makey is currently a fourth-year medical student at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She plans to pursue a career in obstetrics and gynecology and will graduate in May.

    The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis Campassi Jr. of Clarksdale and Mrs. Samuel Beauchamp Thomas Jones Jr. and the late Mr. Jones of Meridian.

    As an honors scholar, Mr. Jones is a 2007 graduate of the University of Connecticut with a bachelor of science degree in nutritional sciences. He is a 2003 graduate of St. Joseph Catholic School.

    While at U-Conn, he was a five-year member of their nationally ranked soccer team. In 2012, Jones received his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and is a second-year resident in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Mississippi.

    A reception will be held at the MSU Riley Center, Meridian, following the ceremony.

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