Lucius and Vickie Criswell Youngblood of Tennille, Georgia, announce the engagement of their daughter, Audra Ashley Youngblood of Pooler, to Samuel Robert Nobles, son of Mitchell and Roxanne Sullivan Nobles.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ivey Criswell Jr. of Tennille, the late Juanita Rachels Criswell of Tennille and the late Willard and Gaynelle Youngblood of Toomsboro. Ashley is a 2007 graduate of Washington County High School in Sandersville, Georgia. She graduated from Georgia College in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in middle grades education. She graduated with a master of education in instructional technology from Georgia Southern University in 2016, where she was a graduate ambassador for the College of Education. She is currently employed by Bryan County Schools as a sixth grade English/Language Arts teacher.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mary Ann Sullivan of Savannah, the late Robert Sullivan of Savannah, the late Richard Nobles of Statesboro, Barbara Crosby of Statesboro and the late Lemuel Crosby of Claxton. Samuel is a 2007 graduate of Statesboro High School in Statesboro. He is currently pursuing an associate of applied science degree in logistics and supply chain management from Ogeechee Technical College. He will graduate in December 2019. Samuel is employed by Breeze’s Painting in Statesboro as a residential and commercial painter.
The couple is planning to wed on April 20, 2019, at 5 p.m. at The Barn at Collins Family Farm in Cobbtown, Georgia.