Rebekah is the granddaughter of Evon and Barbara McWherter of Ava, Ill. and Lois Klatt of Lyndonville, N.Y. She is a 2007 graduate of Marshall County High School and a 2011 graduate of University of the Cumberlands. She is currently part of the management team at Lifeway Christian Bookstore in Paducah and a site manager at Baker Apartments in Benton.
Ryan is the grandson of Anna Joete Calhoun of Benton and Martha Mills of Bowling Green. He is a 2008 graduate of Marshall County High School and is currently attending Murray State University.
The wedding will take place on August 3, at 7 p.m. at the Sharpe Missionary Baptist Church with a light reception to follow in the gym. All friends and family are invited to attend. The couple requests that you RSVP online at www.klattandthornton.ourwedding.com.