Mr. and Mrs. Michael H. Shelton of Dearing would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Christen Michelle Shelton, to Christopher George Willcox of Augusta, son of Ms. Donna Howard of Scotland, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. George Willcox of Augusta.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford E. Dellinger and the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Shelton. She is a 2008 graduate of Augusta State University with an associate degree in nursing.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas and Ms. Annie Ruth Willcox and the late Mr. Eli Willcox. He is currently attending Augusta Technical College for an associate degree in mechanical engineering and is employed by John Deere in Augusta.
The wedding is scheduled for Saturday, May 16, 2009, at 6 p.m., at Higdon House Inn and Gardens.