Daphne Lee Ellison and Jansen David Jeffrey announce their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Larry and Tina Ellison of Parkersburg. She is the granddaughter of Richard and Inez Ellison of Washington, W.Va., and Fred and Nancy Thompson of Vienna.

She is a 2009 graduate of Parkersburg South High School.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Jason and Julie Jeffrey of Washington. He is the grandson of Richard and Connie Jeffrey of Washington and the late Freeman McDonald and Donna McDonald. He is a 2002 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and a 2006 graduate of Marshall University.

A wedding is set for March 16.