PROMOTED — SSgt. Jennifer Jensen Deniz was promoted to gunnery sergeant while serving in Afghanistan on Oct. 1. She is the daughter of Ray and Angie Jensen of Payne Gap, and the granddaughter of Irmgard Jensen, also of Payne Gap. Deniz is a 1998 graduate of Jenkins High School and has served in the Marine Corps for 12 years. Her husband, Paul Deniz, is also a gunnery sergeant and has served for 13 years in the Marine Corps. The couple live in Yuma, Ariz., and have a daughter, Haley, 5.