BENTON -- Brian and Rhonda Powell-Thompson of Benton announce the engagement of their daughter, Jess Maree Powell to Blake Denver Martin, son of Russell and Tammy Presswood of Kevil.
Miss Powell is the daughter of the late David Powell and the granddaughter of Ronnie and Patty Ball of Gilbertsville and the late Hayse and Willie Powell. She is a 2017 graduate of Marshall County High School and is attending West Kentucky Community and Technical College in the Registered Nursing program with an anticipated graduation date of 2020.
Mr. Martin is the grandson of Roger and Faye Ennis of Princeton and Donna and the late Russell Martin of Princeton. He is a 2016 graduate of McCracken County High School and a 2018 graduate of West Kentucky Community and Technical College with an associates degree in Science and is currently attending Murray State University studying construction engineering technology with an anticipated graduation date of 2020.