Miss Gibson and Lind to say wedding vows July 13

Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Edward Gibson Jr. of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Paxton Gibson, to Matthias John Lind, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey A. Lind of Elgin, IL.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Bernard Hooker of Jackson and Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Edward Gibson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brown of Natchez.

A 2012 graduate of Jackson Academy, she was graduated with honors from Southern Methodist University in Dallas with a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2016. While there, she was an active member of the Chi Omega sorority. Miss Gibson currently works on staff with Reformed University Fellowship at Indiana University in Bloomington.

The prospective bridegroom was graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 2015 with a bachelor’s in civil and environmental engineering. While there, he focused his studies on structural engineering and involved himself in graduate research and co-authored multiple publications on structural polymers. Lind is currently the product manager and engineer for the American Lawn Mower Co. located in Indianapolis.

The couple will exchange vows July 13 at Redeemer Church of Jackson, with a reception to follow at the Capital Club.

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Evelyn Sanders Forkin, 86, died on Tuesday, December 10, 2019.


1. He drove a blue ‘77 Chevy Nova in high school. 2. He played on Jackson Prep’s 1985 and 1986 state championship basketball teams.