Miss Washington to wed Shelton
The Rev. and Mrs. Willie and Rutha Washington of Benton proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Chermone Washington, to Kendrick Dewayne Shelton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Micheal and Jessie Williams of Leland.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh and Mildred Brown of Benton and Mr. and Mrs. Wilson and Dorothy Washington of Vaughn.
She is also the great-granddaughter of Mrs. Elnora Brown and the late Mr. Willie Brown, Jr. of Benton; also, the late Mrs. Frances Haralson Robinson of Yazoo City and the late Ms. Eula Jefferson of Yazoo City.
The groom is the grandson of Ms. Lula Walker of Leland and the late Willie Ray of Belzoni.
He is also the great-grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Limmie and Julious Robertson of Belzoni.
Miss Washington is a 2004 graduate of Yazoo City High School. She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in management from Delta State University in May 2008. She received her Masters of Business Administration from Jackson State University in May 2010.
Mr. Shelton is a 2002 graduate of Madison Central High School. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Delta State University in December 2009.
The two are currently employed in Jackson.
The couple will exchange vows October 9, 2010 at China Grove A.M.E. Church in Madison at 3 p.m.
Friends and family are invited to attend.