Mr. and Mrs. Billy O. Ford Sr. of Quitman announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Alison Jenkins, to Richard Earl Young, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph E. Young of Meridian.
The wedding will be Saturday, April 24, 2004, at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Quitman.
Miss Jenkins is the granddaughter of the late Clayton and Maxine Ford, the late Aaron and Maxine Eifling, Annie Maude Jenkins of Kosciusko and the late Levi Jenkins.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Quitman High School and received a bachelor's degree from Mississippi State University. She is employed by Newell Paper Company.
Mr. Young is the grandson of the late Tommy and Ethel Young, and Charles Floyd Sr. and the late Mable Floyd.
The bridegroom-elect is a graduate of West Lauderdale High School and received a bachelor's degree from Mississippi State University. He is employed by Ralph Young Contractor.