Mrs. Sandy Farmer of Metropolis, Ill., announces the engagement of her daughter, Emily Suzanne Farmer, to Lance Gregory Loftus, son of Greg Loftus of Hopkinsville and Ms. Janey Turner of Gracey.
Miss Farmer is also the daughter of the late Steven Farmer. She is the granddaughter of Jeanette Farmer of Metropolis, Ill., and the late Owen Kenneth “Steve” Farmer, and the late Peggy and Lavern Otis. She is a 2005 graduate of Massac County High School in Metropolis and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 2012 from Murray State University in Murray. She is employed by Aikins-Farmer and Miller funeral homes in Metropolis, Ill.
Mr. Loftus is the grandson of Madeline Loftus of Hopkinsville and the late Wallace Loftus. He is a 2003 graduate of Hopkinsville High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in integrated studies in 2011 from Murray State University. He is employed by Republic National Distributing Co. in Louisville.
Wedding vows will be exchanged at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Metropolis, Ill. All friends and relatives are invited. Only out-of-town invitations are being sent.