Kenny and Vickie Fobes, Pratt, announce the engagement of their daughter Laura Ann to James Ryan Sanders of Keller, Texas. A May 28 wedding is being planned in Wichita.


Kenny and Vickie Fobes, Pratt, announce the engagement of their daughter Laura Ann to James Ryan Sanders of Keller, Texas. A May 28 wedding is being planned in Wichita.

Laura is the granddaughter of Jean and Clarence Cobb, Sharon and Don Jones and the late Mari and Alfred Fobes, all of Lawton, Okla. James is the son of Richard and Cheryl Sanders, Keller, Texas. He is the grandson of the late James Pudney and Judy Pudney, Wells, N.Y., and the late Eva and Robert Sanders, Schenectady, N.Y.

Laura will graduate from Southwestern College of Kansas in May with a bachelor’s degree in general studies and a minor in psychology. She will continue her studies in San Antonio, Texas, to obtain a registered nursing degree.

James is also a graduate of Southwestern College, where he received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business administration. He is employed as a plant manager for Ferguson Waterworks Plant Division in San Antonio.