Bill Risner of Canon, Ga. and Carolyn Ten Broeck of Williston announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Virginia Allison Risner of Royston, Ga. to Jeremy Loyd Owens of Elberton, Ga., son of the late Jerry and Diane Owens of Elberton.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Loretta Risner of Martin, Ky. and the late McIntire and Virginia Risner, also of Martin, Ky. and the late Russell and Glema Roberts of Jonancy, Ky.
Miss Risner is a 2001 graduate of Franklin County High School and a 2005 graduate of Emmanuel College, where she earned a degree in English. She is employed as a Protect and Placement Specialist with the Divison of Aging Services.
The future groom is the grandson of the late Lester and Angeline Owens of Elberton, and the late Loyd and Jeanette Finley of Anderson, S.C.
Mr. Owens is a 2000 graduate of Elbert County Comprehenisve High School. Mr. Owens also attended Appalachian State University. He is employed with Global Values Incorporated as a Sales Executive. He is also father to Jerry Grant Owens of Elberton.
The private wedding will take place at four o’clock in the afternoon, Saturday, June 7 at Tybee Island, Ga.