Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Stacy Jones of Dearing are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Ashley Michelle Jones to William Patrick Shelton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy M. Shelton of Thomson.
The wedding will be held April 30, 2011, at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy M. Shelton in Thomson.
Miss Jones is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Donald W. Jones of Dearing, Mrs. Barbara Casar of Munford, Tenn., and the late Paul N. Jackson Sr. of Memphis, Tenn. She is a 2004 graduate of Thomson High School and a 2008 cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia, where she earned a bachelor of science in education in exercise and sport science with an emphasis in athletic training and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She is currently pursuing a master of physician assistant degree from the Medical College of Georgia.
Mr. Shelton is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. William D. Rawls of Thomson, Mrs. Miriam Shelton and the late Milburn Shelton of Martinez. He is a 2004 graduate of Thomson High School and a 2005 graduate of the Universal Technical Institute, where he earned an associate degree in automotive technology. Currently, he works as an automotive technician for Tim's Tires and Automotive.