Bill and Lori McGraw of Yazoo City announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Corley Rone McGraw, to Bowen Grant Woodson, the son of Stan and Nita Woodson of Vicksburg.
Miss McGraw is the granddaughter of the late Norman Fountain and Ruby Fountain of Forest, the late Pat McGraw and the late Mary Helen McGraw of Yazoo City.
She is a graduate of Manchester Academy. She also earned a communications degree from Mississippi State University.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Clyde Woodson, Avis Wooden, the late Frank Barham and Sidney Barham.
He is a graduate of Vicksburg High School. He also earned his chemistry degree from Tulane University and a civil engineer degree from Mississippi State University. He played baseball at Tulane for five years. He will also be attending graduate school at UC Davis.
The couple will be married on August 27, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at The Manchester. Rev. Aaron Halbert from Tegucigalpa, Honduras will officiate the ceremony.
A reception will follow at The Manchester.