Hooper-Sechler

The engagement and forthcoming marriage of Dr. Laura Lynn Hooper of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Spencer Todd Sechler of Warren, are being announced by the bride-elects parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hooper of Hornbeak.

The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Todd Sechler of Warren.

She was a graduate of Obion County Central High School and earned a bachelor of science degree in biology from The University of Tennessee at Martin, cum laude. In 2013, she earned her doctorate of optometry degree from The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry.

He is a graduate of Howland High School and attended the University of Akron, earning his bachelor’s of science degree in biology with honors, magma cum laude. He attends The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Optometry. He will receive his doctorate of optometry in May 2016. He plans to practice in Chattanooga after graduation.

The couple will wed Sept. 5, 2015, in a private ceremony at The Macedonia Baptist Church in Cleveland, Tenn., by the Rev. Jerry Croyts of The First Baptist Church of Howland.

A reception will be held at the Historic Fillauer Lake House in Cleveland, Tenn.

Following the wedding, the couple will make their home in Chattanooga.