Troy and Onise Smith of Jackson announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter Chelsea Leigh Smith to Kevin Mitchell Spence of Marietta.
The bride is the granddaughter of Sondra Branan of Jackson, Warren and Leila Smith of Jackson and Franklin and Mary Bennett of Williamson, Ga.
She is a 2009 graduate of Jackson High School and received a bachelor’s degree in interior design from Georgia Southern University in 2014. She is seeking an interior design position near Atlanta.
The groom is the son of Chris and Beth Murphey of Manchester, Tenn., and Gregg Spence of Beech Island, S.C.
He is the grandson of Clay and Dorris Spence of Beech Island, S.C., Joe and Rosemary Murphey of Erie, Penn., and the late Kathy James of Reidsville, Ga.
He is a 2009 graduate of Jackson High School and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Georgia Southern University in 2013. He is employed by the Cobb County Police Department and the Georgia National Guard.
The wedding is set for April 25 at Lakeshore Manor in Jackson.