Mr. and Mrs. William "Bill" Patterson of Metter are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mallori Gwen, to Patrick Thomas Wilbanks of Excelsior, son of Mr. Reg Wilbanks of Claxton and Mrs. Alva Britt of Statesboro.
Miss Patterson is the granddaughter of Mrs. Martha Wiggins and the late Henry Wiggins of Metter and Edna Lanier and the late Byron Lanier of Metter. Mallori is a graduate of Metter High School and a graduate of Georgia Southern University with a bachelor's degree in early childhood education with a secondary in psychology.
Mr. Wilbanks is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Warren Wilbanks of Claxton and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Burnsed of Claxton. Patrick is a graduate of Claxton High School and a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology with a bachelor's degree in industrial and systems engineering. He is owner of Wilbanks Apiaries Inc., in Claxton, and is a tax credit consultant with Alpharesults LLC in Alpharetta.
The wedding will take place at the Jekyll Island Club on Oct. 14, 2017.
Invitations will be sent.