Mr. and Mrs. Jack A. Lanier of the Leefield Community announce the engagement of their daughter, Patricia Ann Lanier, to Larry Darnell Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry N. Jones Jr. of Portal, formerly of Brooklet.
Pat is a 1980 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School, a 1981 and 1982 graduate of Swainsboro Technical School and a 1991 EMT graduate at Ogeechee Technical College. She is employed as chief clerk of the Bulloch County Probate Court and is a member of the Leefield Volunteer Fire Department, the Bulloch County First Responders and the Statesboro Kiwanis Club. She is the granddaughter of the late J. Felton and Leona Lee Lanier of the Leefield Community and Rufus C. and Mary Etta Bragg Fordham of the Emit Community.
Larry is a 1972 graduate of Southeast Bulloch High School. He is employed with Garden City as the senior code enforcement officer and fire inspector and with the Greater Area Savannah Umpires Association and Coastal Basketball Officials. He is currently the assistant fire chief with the Leefield Volunteer Fire Department. He is the son of the late Carolyn Martin Jones and is the grandson of the late M.P. and Ruth Lee Davis Martin of the Stilson Community and Harry N. and Dalah Jones of Brooklet. He is the step-grandson of the late Lee T. and Olline Mixon Saunders of Portal.
The wedding ceremony is planned for December 27, 2008, at 2 p.m. at the Leefield Baptist Church with the reception immediately following.
No local invitations will be sent. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.