Colonel (R) Terry and Vallie Hammett proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Tara Elizabeth Hammett to Christopher Emmett Brown , who will wed on December 29, 2012 at BCM Horton Chapel on the campus of Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.
Tara is daughter of Terry and Vallie Hammett, of Sibley, and the granddaughter of Ottie Mercer Franklin of Grand Cane, the late Bob Mercer of Shreveport, as well as the late H.E. and Virginia Hammett, also of Shreveport.
Christopher is the son of Thomas and Susan Brown of Baton Rouge. He is the grandson of Terry and the late Pauline Morse of Jackson, Mississippi. He is also the grandson of the late Betty Brown of Hogansville, Georgia.
Tara is a 2008 graduate of Lakeside High School. She also graduated Magna Cum Laude from Louisiana State University in May. She is currently employed as program coordinator for the Reilly Center for Media and Public Affairs at LSU.
Christopher is a 2007 graduate of Parkview Baptist School in Baton Rouge. He also graduated from Louisiana State University in 2011 with a degree in Political Science. He is currently employed as an admissions counselor for LSU.
The wedding will take place at 3 p.m. with a reception following immediately afterwards at the LSU Burden Center Orangerie.