Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Drewery of Ripley, Miss. announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Leigh Drewery, to Mitchell H. Pannell of Myrtle. He is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. M. H. Pannell of Myrtle.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Betty Wilbanks and the late Mr. O. G. Wilbanks and the late Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Drewery, all of Ripley.
Jennifer attended Ripley High School, Northeast Mississippi Community College, and Blue Mountain College, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological and Life Science, with a minor in chemistry and English. She is currently a science teacher at Ingomar Attendance Center, where she is also co-sponsor of the cheerleaders.
Mitchell attended Myrtle Attendance Center and is a diesel mechanic.
The couple will exchange vows in a private ceremony on Oct. 22, 2010.
A reception honoring the couple will be held at the home of the bride’s parents in Ripley at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010. Family and friends are invited to attend.