Ms. Catherine Young of Richland and Eugene Young of Granbury, Texas announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Coral Young, to Carter William White, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas White of Water Valley.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Carol Bicich of Florence and the late George Bicich, and Dorothy Young of Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, and the late James Young.
A 2001 graduate of Richland High School, she received a bachelor of arts degree in biochemistry from the University of Mississippi in 2005 and will receive a doctorate of medicine from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in May 2010.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Vassar Evans of Jennings, Louisiana and Water Valley, and of C. W. “Bill” White of Hernando and the late Jeanette White of Water Valley.
A 2001 graduate of Water Valley High School, he received a bachelor of science degree in kinesiology from Mississippi State University in 2005. He received a doctorate of physical therapy from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2008, and is employed at Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopedics Center in Jackson, as a staff physical therapist.
The couple will exchange vows May 24, at 4:30 p.m. in Luckett Lodge Chapel at Brandon, with a reception to follow at the lodge. Friends and family have been invited to attend.
The couple will make their home in Flowood and will honeymoon in early 2010.