Jimmy and Joy Turner of Boiling Springs announce the engagement of their daughter Rev. Alicia Joy Turner of Kernersville to Dr. Adam Wayne Beard of Raleigh.
Alicia graduated from Crest High School. She graduated from Campbell University with a bachelor’s degree and is currently a Masters of Divinity student at Campbell University. Presently she serves as the Minister of Children and Mission at First Baptist in Kernersville.
Adam is the son of Patricia Beard and Jesse Leatherman of Lincolnton. He is a graduate of West Lincoln High School. He earned both his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science with a minor in Microbiology and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees from North Carolina State University. He is presently a Ph.D. student at NC State.
An October 26, 2013 wedding is planned in Shelby.