The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Gene Childress of Cleveland. She is the granddaughter of Margie and James Williams of Cleveland and Buple Childress of Blue Springs.
She is a graduate of Delta State University with a bachelor of science in nursing.
She is currently a registered nurse at Sunflower Home Health in Cleveland.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Frank and Mandie Ashmore of Clarksdale.
He is a graduate of Coahoma Community College with EMT basic training.
He is currently an EMT-B at Pafford Ambulance Service in Clarksdale.
The couple will exchange wedding vows at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Oakhurst Baptist Church in Clarksdale.
A reception will follow at Hopson’s Commissary in Clarksdale.