Mr. and Mrs. Robert Benton Black of Yazoo City announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Katherine Rainer Black to John Brandon Poe, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Lane Poe of Carrollton, MS.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Vernell (Dotsie) Roberts of Yazoo City, MS and Mr. and Mrs. Lea Clark (Lesca) Black of Yazoo City, MS.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Richard (Marjorie) Brown of Greenwood, MS. The late James Redelle Poe of Greenwood, MS and the late Mr. and Mrs. Lawerence Ellis (Rachel) Mixon of Indianola, MS.
Miss Black is a 2014 honors graduate of Manchester Academy. She attended Mississippi State University and then went on to attend the University of Mississippi Medical Center where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in May of 2019 with a Bachelors in Radiologic Science. She is employed by the Baptist Medical Center Yazoo.
Dr. Poe is a 2002 graduate of Greenville Christian School in Greenville, MS. He attended Logan College in St. Louis, Missouri where he completed his bachelor degree and doctorate in Chiropractic. He works as a chiropractor at Poe Chiropractic in Greenville, MS and Rolling Fork, MS.
Wedding vows will be exchanged at 5:00 pm on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Parkview Church of God in Yazoo City, MS. Reception to follow at The Manchester.