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Whitten, Manning Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Phillip Whitten of Pontotoc, Miss., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Joanna Vashti Whitten to Davis Morgan Manning, son of Mr. and Mrs. Basil Keith Manning of Cedar Bluff, Miss.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Paul Lyons, and Mrs. Johnnie Whitten of Tupelo, Miss., and the late Mr. Joe Brooks Whitten.
She is a 2005 graduate of Pontotoc High School and a 2011 graduate of Mississippi University for Women where she received a Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Patrick McBryde of Cedar Bluff, Miss., and the late Mr. John Wallace McBryde Jr., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Herman Frank Manning.
He is a 2006 graduate of West Point High School and is continuing his education at Mississippi State University majoring in criminology. He is employed by Mississippi State University.
The couple will exchange vows Saturday, May 28, 2011, at 4 p.m. at the Pecan Orchard at First Baptist Church in Pontotoc. A reception will follow in the fellowship hall.
Family and friends are cordially invited to share in this joyous occasion.