Julie Morris and Chris Laflan
Julie Morris and Chris Laflan, Lee's Summit, Mo., announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kenteth and Christie Morris of Oberlin, and is a Decatur Community High School graduate. She graduated from Hastings College majoring in elementary education, and is employed with Lee's Summit school district teaching second grade. The prospective bridegroom is the son of Terry and Teresa Laflan of Ogallala, and is a graduate of Ogallala High School. He graduated from Hastings College with a degree in 7-12 business education, business administration, accounting and economics. He is employed with the Bank of Lee's Summit. Grandparents of the couple are the late Byron Morris, JoAnne Morris of Lebanon, Edward Hammel of Los Alamos, N.M., the late Caroline Hammel, Larry and Fay Gallentine of Ogallala, Polly Laflan of Brule, and the late Chub Laflan. The couple is planning a June 25, 2005 ceremony at the United Methodist Church in Lee's Summit.