Couples announcements August 22, 2011



Root and Hockett

Ann Root and Earl Hockett announce their plans to marry Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, with a vintage Western wedding at the Historic Luttrell Barn in Craig. A potluck reception dinner will follow the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Gerald and Lila Root, of Palm Desert, Calif. She graduated from Marysville High School in Washington and has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Honolulu. A local artist in mixed media, she is employed as a certified optician with Eyecare Specialties of Craig. The groom is the son of the late Bill Hockett, of Leadville, and Laura Cornell, of Canyon City. Originally from Twin Lakes, he graduated from Leadville High School. He is a longtime resident of Moffat and Routt counties, working as a cowboy and truck driver. The couple will continue to reside in Craig.