Nick and Jill Lewis of Chester, Va., and Jeremy and Andrea Pate of Cordova happily announce the engagement of their daughter, Jillian Kate Lewis, to Kevin Milligan, son of Gerald and Judy Milligan of Boaz.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jerry Busbin and the late Corine Busbin and Jerry and Katie Lewis, all of Cordova. She graduated from the University of Alabama-Birmingham in May 2013 and is a management trainee at Albertville Quality Foods in Albertville.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mavis Smalley and the late Claude Smalley of Albertville. He is the co-owner of GM Sales LLC and Auto Dent Doctors of Albertville.
A wedding is planned for May 3, 2014.
Keith and Angie Grace would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Grace, to Drew Gilbert, son of Kevin and DeLaina Gilbert.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Garfield and Lottie Grace and the late Raymond and Judy Wilson. She is a 2009 Walker High School graduate and an anticipated graduate of Athens State University in Dec. 2013 with a degree in elementary education.
The groom is the grandson of Ken and Nancy Gilbert, and Joyce Lawson. He is a 2005 graduate of Cordova High School and 2009 graduate of the University of North Alabama with a B.B.A. He currently serves as the mayor of Cordova.
The couple will marry July 28, 2013, at Camp McDowell at 4 p.m.
Mike and Sherry Garner of Carbon Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Amber Mercedes Garner, to Max Darrell Bagwell Jr., son of Max and Robin Bagwell of Curry.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Rayburn and Myrna Garner of Carbon Hill, Betty Glisson of Carbon Hill and the late Jerry Lawson. She is a graduate of Bevill State with an associates degree in business administration and a graduate of Athens State with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Jean Bagwell of Huntsville and Donald and Jessie Steele of Curry. He is employed by BNSF Railroad.
The weddding will be July 27, 2013, at Kansas Baptist Church at 5 p.m. Formal invitations will be sent.
Rick and Pat Kilgore of Hartselle announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Jordan Kilgore of Hartselle, to Patrick Charles Connell of Hartselle, the son of Cronan and Theresa Connell of Decatur.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha Shubert and the late Bud Shubert of Boldo and Beatrice Kilgore and the late Cecil Kilgore of Nauvoo. She is a 2009 graduate of Hartselle High and a 2012 summa cum laude graduate of Auburn University. She is employed with Arab City Schools as a first-grade teacher and high school tennis coach.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Jerry and Peggy Connell and Bill Claudette Shea, all of Monroe, Ga. He is a 2010 graduate of Hartselle High and will graduate in Dec. 2013 with a degree in supply chain management from Auburn University.
The wedding will Aug. 3, 2013 at 5 p.m. at the First Bible Church in Decatur. Formal invitation will be sent.
Brent and Dana Twilley of Cullman announce the engagement of their daughter, Kristen Twilley of Cullman, to Johnathan Collins, the son of Kristy Self of Cullman and Johnny Collins of Gadsden.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Larry Rowe and the late Sandra Rowe of Jasper, and the late Gordon and Melba Twilley of Cullman. She is a 2010 graduate of Meek High School and attends Wallace State.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Brenda Newberry and Wayne Quinn of Cullman, Nancy Collins of Gadsden and the late Elton Collins of Gadsden. He attended Meek High School and is employed by Best Coal in Warrior.
The wedding will take place on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at 6:30 p.m. at 4524 County Road 946 in Logan, Ala. No formal invitations will be sent.