Blachier, Upshaw to exchange vows next month
Todd and Marilyn Blachier, of Wausau, Wis., are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Hannah Leigh Blachier, of Ruston, to Thomas Wade Upshaw, of Simsboro.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Doug and Joanne Maulden, of Ruston, Carol Blachier, of Mandeville, and the late Charles Blachier. She is a 2009 graduate of Ruston High School and is currently employed with Higginbotham Chiropractic.
Wade is the son of Wayne and Debra Upshaw, of Simsboro, and the grandson of Bonnie Wiltcher, of Arcadia, John and Polly Bowers, of West Monroe, Dora Hall, of Ruston, and the late Thomas Upshaw. He is a 2005 graduate of Simsboro High School and 2010 graduate of Louisiana Tech University. He is currently employed with Gladiator Energy Services.
The couple plan to wed in a 5:30 p.m. ceremony on Feb. 9 at Trinity United Methodist Church.