Mr. and Mrs. Daryl Wayne Pickard, of Thomson, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Grace Pickard, to Patrick Austin Lunceford, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford (Bud) Gheesling Lunceford, of Thomson.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bonnell Lester Jenkins of Thomson and Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Thurmond Pickard of Martinez. She is a graduate of Briarwood Academy and is currently seeking a bachelor of science in special education at Augusta State University.
The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Chamberlain Leverett of Thomson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Walter Wayne Barksdale, of Norwood. He is a 2002 graduate of the University of Georgia with a bachelor of science in forest resources. He is presently a procurement forester with Timbermen, Inc.
The wedding is planned for Saturday, May 30, 2009, at 6:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Thomson.