Miss Claire Duncan and Sammy BurnhamMr and Mrs. Truett Duncan Jr. of Yazoo City are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Claire Duncan, to Samuel “Sammy” Ray Burnham, son of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Burnham of Sunflower.
The bride elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. James E. Watson of Yazoo City, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Truett Duncan Sr.
Miss Duncan is a 2005 graduate of Manchester Academy, as well as a Mississippi Delta Community College graduate, where she earned her A.A.S. in Dental Hygiene. She is currently a Dental Hygienist at Family Dentistry in Yazoo City.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Mrs. Beverly King of Yazoo City, the late Mr. A.S. King, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ray Burnham.
Mr. Burnham is a 2006 graduate of Indianola Academy, as well as a Mississippi Delta Community College graduate, where he earned his A.A.S. in Industrial Electricity. He was a member of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society while at MDCC. He is currently employed in Maintenance at CF Industries in Yazoo City.
The couple will exchange vows on May 18, 2013 at First United Methodist Church. Rev. Bill Poole and Rev. Pamela Cameron will officiate the double-ring ceremony.
A reception will follow at Yazoo Country Club, where all friends and relatives of the couple are welcome to attend.