Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Atchley of Stevenson and Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Durham of Dallas, Ga. would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Julia Lauren Durham to Justin Alexander Lackey.
Lauren is the granddaugher of Mr. and Mrs. Truman Looney of Scottsboro, Ms. Ruby Durham and the late Gordon “Shorty” Durham of Scottsboro, Mr. and Mrs. George Atchley of Stevenson, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Wilson of Huntsville.
She is a 2002 graduate of North Jackson High School, a 2006 graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Special Education, and a 2007 graduate of Auburn University with Master of Education degree in Early Childhood Special Education. She is currently employed with The Jackson County School System as a Pre-K Teacher at Woodville School.
Justin is the son of Mr. Gary W. Lackey of Scottsboro and Mrs. Nita Nichols Bryant of Scottsboro. He is the grandson of Mr. Rayford Lackey and the late Clara Lackey of Scottsboro and Ms. Betty Nichols and the late Rex Nichols of Scottsboro.
He is a 2003 graduate of Scottsboro High School, a 2006 graduate of The University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, and a 2009 graduate of The University of Alabama School of Law with a Juris Doctorate. He practices law at The Lackey Firm in Scottsboro.
The wedding will be an event of Saturday, April 9, 2011.