Roger and Bettie Brashear of Calvert City announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Elizabeth Brashear, to Corey Wayne Draffen, son of Brett and Laurie Draffen of Paducah.
Miss Brashear is the granddaughter of James and Marjorie Puckett of Calvert City, the late Mary Sue Puckett, Joyce Harner of Chino Valley, Ariz., and the late Harley Harner, the late John Brashear, and Leticia Harris of Paducah. She is a 2008 graduate of Marshall County High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Kentucky with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. She is employed by Apex Engineering Inc. in Calvert City.
Mr. Draffen is the grandson of Leonard and Norma Neihoff of Paducah, and Mary Draffen of Paducah and the late Dale Draffen. He is a 2008 graduate of Reidland High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Kentucky with a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. He is employed by Westlake Chemical in Calvert City.
Wedding vows will be exchanged at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7 at Reidland Baptist Church. All friends and relatives are invited.