Whitney Michelle Williams and Ryan Daniel Birchfield announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Eddie and Tina Williams, Elizabethton. She is the granddaughter of Clinton and Joyce Williams, Michael Carden and Lois Turner.
Whitney is a 2007 graduate of Unaka High School and a 2013 graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education.
Her fiancé is the son of Charlie and Patti Birchfield, Johnson City. He is the grandson of the late Joe and Ella Mae Rash and the late Ellick and Bonnie Birchfield.
Ryan is a 2008 graduate of Elizabethton High School. He is employed with Fleenor Security Systems.
The couple are planning an open ceremony on Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Grace Free Will Baptist Church in Johnson City.