Chris and Cindy Barber and Wayne Jones, all of Tifton, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Rachel Elise Jones of McCaysville, to Samuel Claiborne Renick of Calhoun, son of Clay and Lisa Renick of Statesboro.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Robert and Rachel Jones of Rome and the late Fred and Marguerite Coats of Avondale Estates. She is a 2005 graduate of Tift County High School and a 2009 graduate of Shorter College, with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education. She is employed with Fannin County Board of Education as an elementary school music and art teacher.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Jerry Manack and the late Kay Daughtry Manack of Sylvania and the late Frank Taliaferro Renick and the late Shirlee Renick Duncan of Augusta. He is a 2004 graduate of Statesboro High School and a 2008 graduate of Shorter College, with a Bachelor of Arts in English. He obtained a Master’s of Business Administration from Kennesaw State University. He is employed with Berry Plastics Corporation in Calhoun as a quality and process coordinator.
The wedding will be held July 7 at the Ridges Resort and Marina in Young Harris.
Invitations are being mailed.