Sunday, March 1, 2020
Katie Phipps and Justin Gordon

WILDWOOD, Mo. — David and Jane Phipps have announced the engagement of their daughter, Katie Jane Phipps, to Justin Dake Gordon, son of Tanya and Tim Cooper of Sikeston.

A 2016 graduate of Lafayette High School, the future bride expects to graduate with a degree in social work from Southeast Missouri State University in 2020. She is a service worker for Rockin’ 4 Relief.

The prospective groom is a 2012 graduate of Sikeston High School. He is a welder for Armor Lite and a volunteer with Scott County Rural Fire Protection District.

Plans are underway for an April 24, 2021, wedding.