The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ruby Nicholson of Grand Bay and the late Gerald Nicholson, and Mr. and Mrs. L.D. Herring. She is a 1999 graduate of Alma Bryant High School and received an associate of arts degree from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Wood of Parkin, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Benton Bassham. He is a 1998 graduate of Highland High School and received a bachelor of science degree from Arkansas State University in computer science. He is employed at SynTell LLC in Jonesboro.
The wedding will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 7, 2002, at La Maison Gautier in Gautier, Miss.
All friends and family are invited to attend the wedding and reception immediately following the ceremony.