Shipman, Sheppard to wed in October ceremony
Samantha Rae Shipman, of Winnsboro, and Chad Mitchell Sheppard, of Enterprise, are pleased to announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Deryle and Kim Shipman, of Winnsboro. She is the granddaughter of Charles and Lena Dear, of Baskin, Bill and Annette Rawls, of Baskin, and James and Marilyn Shipman, of Colfax. She is a 2006 graduate of Franklin Academy and a 2010 graduate of Louisiana Tech University were she was a member of the Kappa Delta sorority. She is currently employed with Doctor’s Hospice as a community educator.
Chad is the son of Robert Sheppard, of Enterprise, and Amy Wilmore, of Bastrop. He is the grandson of Frank and Patricia Sheppard, of Enterprise, Ann Reynolds, of Bastrop, and the late Billy Reynolds. He is a 2007 graduate of Franklin Academy and attended Northwestern State University where he was a member of the Northwestern Demon Baseball Team. He is currently pursuing a career in professional baseball.
The couple plan to wed in a 6 p.m. ceremony Oct. 20 at the Bridge Community Church in Ruston.