Together with their families, Mollie Ann Pickens and Tommy Lee Wright announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Lori Lockhart of Parkersburg and Eugene Smith of Mineral Wells. She is the granddaughter of Patti and Steve Tracewell of Torch, Ohio, Bob and Teresa Pickens of Mineral Wells and Harold and Shirley Smith of Rockport.
She is the great-granddaughter of Cecelia Williams of Vienna.
She is a 2010 graduate of Parkersburg South High School and is set to graduate in 2014 from the nursing program at Salem International University.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Jimmy and Beverly Cripps of Salem, Ill.
He is the grandson of Jim and Brenda Driggs of Stewart, Ohio.
He is a 2009 graduate of Parkersburg Christian School.
He works at the Harriett B. Jones Treatment Center in Salem, W.Va., as a correctional officer. He is in the National Guard.
A wedding is planned for June 15 at the Spreading Truth Ministries in Parkersburg.
After a honeymoon to Hilton Head, S.C., the couple will reside in Parkersburg.