The Edmond Sun

January 21, 2013

Alexis Y. Hefner and John B. Burckart


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND —     Mr. and Mrs. Robert Alexander Hefner IV of Edmond, Okla. are delighted to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alexis Yasmine, to Mr. John Blake Burckart, son of Susan and John Robert Burchart of Bentonville, Ark.

    The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Oklahoma Christian School in Edmond and graduated from the University of Arkansas with degrees in Finance and Economics in 2012.  Alexis is the granddaughter of Dr. Sam and Lynn Coury of Edmond and Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Hefner III of Oklahoma City.  She is a credit analyst with the Accelerated Career Track Program at Bank of Oklahoma.

    The prospective groom is a 2005 graduate of Bentonville High School and achieved his undergraduate studies from University of Arkansas in Business Administration before earning his Juris Doctorate from University of Arkansas Law School in 2012.  Blake is an attorney with Chesapeake Energy Corporation.

    The couple will be united in Holy Matrimony on July 6, 2013 in Oklahoma City.