Together with their parents, Tara Vaughan and Mark Spice announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Tara is the daughter of Stanley and Diane Vaughan of Fairfield. Tara is the granddaughter of Noel, Sr. and Reta Vaughan and Vernon and Lois Atkins of Fairfield. She is a graduate of Fairfield Community High School and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education SIU. Tara is currently employed as a first grade teacher at Parrish School in Carbondale and is pursuing her Master’s degree at SIU in Carbondale, Illinois.
Mark is the son of Larry and Patty Spice of Groveland Florida. He is a graduate of Bloomfield High School in Bloomfield Indiana and obtained his Bachelor’s degree from University of Southern Indiana. Mark is currently employed with Ashley Furniture in Carbondale, Illinois.
The couple will be married on October 6, 2012 in Pensacola Beach, Florida. A reception for family and friends will be held in Illinois at a later date.