Barb and Mike Freed announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha JoLene Freed, to Matthew Eldon Holleron, all of Bridgeport.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Leah Josephine and William Perry Bowman of Bridgeport and the late Ivan and Emmogene Freed of Morgantown. She is a 2015 graduate of Lincoln High School and is attending Fairmont State University, majoring in business administration. She is employed at the West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Paul and Gail Holleron of Cairo. He is the grandson of Carole and the late Paul Wigal of Washington and the late Nellie and Paul Holleron of Parkersburg. He is a 2011 graduate of Ritchie County High School and is majoring in mechanical engineering at West Virginia University.
The couple met in 2014 and have been engaged since November 2015.
A wedding is planned for 1 p.m. Oct. 7, 2017, at The Barn at Woodridge in Sistersville.