Mrs. Helen Stricklen and the late Burlie Stricklen of New Albany, Miss. are proud to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Amanda Michelle Stricklen to Thomas Christopher Williams, both of Jonesboro, Ga.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Rutherford of Blue Mountain and the late Mr. and Mrs. Lem Stricklen of Ashland, Miss.
Amanda is a graduate of W. P. Daniel High School. She also received a degree in Business Management from Clayton State University. She is currently employed at UNC Management Company.
The prospective groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Olin Joyner and the late Thomas L. Williams of Stockbridge, Ga. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. William P. Gibson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Y. William. He is a graduate of Valley High. He is currently employed at UNC Management Company.
The couple will exchange vows on Feb. 26, 2011 at 3 p.m. at the Shamrock Community Building. A reception will be held after the ceremony in the Shamrock community. Family and friends are invited.