Miss Rickels, Ryan to marry March 30 at First Presbyerian

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Liddell Rickels announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Marie Rickels, to Nolan Patrick Ryan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lynn Ryan.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jack Westbrook “Bouncer” Robertson Jr. and the late Margaret Gwenette Phillips Robertson, and Elaine Doster Clodfelter and the late Asa Ray Clodfelter, all of Jackson.

Miss Rickels is a 2016 honor graduate of the University of Mississippi Medical Center where she earned a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene and was inducted into the Alpha Eta Honor Society. She is a dental hygienist at the office of Doctors Tramel and Brown in Jackson.

The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of  Laura Sue Copenhaver and the late Clifton Eugene Copenhaver, and Cornelia Hilburn Ryan, and the late Robert Henry Ryan, all of Tuscaloosa.

Ryan is a 2009 honor graduate of Madison Ridgeland Academy and a 2013 honor graduate of the University of Mississippi where he earned a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity. He is an account manager with Apex Systems in Jackson.

The couple will exchange vows March 30 at First Presbyterian Church in Jackson.




The University of Mississippi recently released the Fall 2018 Dean’s List. Students must earn a semester GPA of 3.50 to 3.74 to be listed on the Dean’s List.