Robert and Rachell Sury of Waterford announce the engagement of their daughter, Payden Joanne Sury, to Troy Andrew Carpenter, both of Belpre.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of James and Carol Dragon of Jefferson, Ohio, Melvin Sury of Geneva, Ohio, and the late Bernard and Joanne Strahler of Waterford. She is a 2011 graduate of Waterford High School and a 2013 graduate of Washington State Community College with an associate’s degree-RN. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree-RN at Ohio University at Athens. She is a registered nurse at Camden Clark Medical Center.
The prospective bridegroom the son of Beverly Carpenter of Marietta and Dean Carpenter of Belpre. He is the grandson of Carol Martin Ward of Marietta, the late Kenneth Martin of Marietta and the late Harry and Glenda Carpenter of Newport. He is a 2010 graduate of Frontier High School and 2014 graduate of Washington State Community College with an associate’s degree in respiratory therapy. He is a respiratory therapist at Camden Clark Medical Center.
A wedding is planned for June 18 at St. John the Baptist Church in Churchtown. A reception will follow at the Marietta Shrine Club.