Announcement is being made today of the engagement and upcoming marriage of Allison Leigh Bare and Travis Lee O’Dell.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Jerri Stevens of Elizabethton and Bob Bare of Elizabethton.
Her grandparents are the late Joe and Bernice Shipley and the late Barney Bare and Pearl Bare Cole.
Allison graduated May 2012 from Northeast State Community College, Summa Cum Laude, with an AAA in Office Administration Technology-Medical Office concentration. She is a member of Phi Theta Kappa and was also on the President’s List. Following her wedding, she will be seeking employment in the Medical Office field. She is employed part-time at Abortion Alternatives and Women’s Center in addition to several bookkeeping jobs.
The groom-to-be is the son of Rosa Lee O’Dell of Bristol, Va., and the late Carl O’Dell.
His grandparents are the late John and Leona Venable and the late Paris and Naomi O’Dell.
Travis is employed by Kysor Panel Systems.
Their wedding is planned for August 10, 2012.