Doyle and Ruby Garner of Gepp announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son,?James Ray Garner to Lacey Hanes Rupe, daughter of Joel and Carolyn Rupe of Johnson City, Tenn. The wedding will be held at 7 p.m. May 12 at Concord Road Church of Christ in Brentwood, Tenn.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of the Science High School; 2004 graduate with a biochemistry degree from Freed-Hardeman University, and will be a 2008 graduate with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy.
Her grandparents are the late Foster and Lillian Young and Effie Grace Rupe Miers and the late Floyd Rupe, all of Johnson City, Tenn.
The groom is a 1994 graduate of West Plains High School, a 1998 graduate of Freed-Hardeman University with a public accounting degree and is employed as a senior internal auditor for Healthways, Inc., in Nashville, Tenn.?
His grandparents are the Late Clarence and Fannie Garner of Gepp and the late Lue and Mary Jane Holstine and step-grandmother, Marjorie Holstine all of Viola.
A reception will follow the wedding at the church. All friends and family are invited.