Cynthia Joy Crocker and William Taylor Browning, Jr. were married in a private ceremony in early October, 2009, at Oxford.
Joy is the daughter of Phillip and Candy Tallant of Water Valley and Jerry and Judy Crocker of Sardis. She is the granddaughter of Mrs. Billie Rotenberry of Coffeeville. A graduate of the Hospitality Management program of Northeast Mississippi Community College, Joy is employed by Regions Bank in Water Valley and has worked for her family for eight years at The Velvet Glove.
William is the son of Alton and Lisa Waltman of Purvis and William and T.J. Browning of Petal. His grandparents are Luke and Nancy Schissel and Mary Louise Browning, all of Greenwood. A graduate of the Journalism program at the University of Mississippi, William’s first newspaper job was at the North Mississippi Herald. He also served as the News Editor of the Greenwood Commonwealth for the past two years, before taking a post at the Casper Star-Tribune in Casper, Wyoming as the courts and crime reporter.
Joy and William will make their home in Casper.