Monday, June 10, 2013 —
Johnny Wendell Chestnut Jr. and Elizabeth Thomas Chestnut of New London announce the engagement of their daughter, Leanna Whitney Chestnut to Jesse Hinton Duke, son of Perry Dean Duke and Sheila Hinton Duke of Albemarle.
Miss Chestnut graduated from North Stanly High School in 2009, attended Stanly Community College for two years and studied General Education. She is currently employed at Fresenius Medical Care in Albemarle as a Certified Clinical Hemodialysis Technician.
Mr. Duke graduated from Albemarle High School in 2009 and North Carolina State University in May 2013 with a major in Wood and Paper Science with a minor in Business Administration. He is currently employed at Pergo Flooring, LLC in Garner as a Process Engineer.
The wedding is planned for September 28, 2013, at Dixie Dreams in Monroe.