Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Lyle Phillips of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth, to Willard Judson Saxon IV, son of Mr. and Mrs. Willard Judson Saxon III of Statesboro.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Norwood Blitch III of Statesboro and Mrs. Carolyn B. Phillips and the late Mr. Elmer J. Phillips of Statesboro. Miss Phillips is a 2010 graduate of Statesboro High School and a 2015 graduate of Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Science in education.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. David Walker of Rupert, Idaho, and Mr. Willard J. Saxon Jr. and Mrs. Glennie L. Saxon of Ridgeland, S.C. Mr. Saxon is a 2009 graduate of Statesboro High School and is currently pursuing a degree in computer networking.
The couple is planning to wed on June 4, 2016, at 6 o'clock in the evening in the First Baptist Church Chapel in Statesboro, followed by a reception to be held at 6307 Williams Road, Statesboro.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend.