Michael and Theresa Stockdale, along with Brian and Davena Stowers, all of East Liverpool, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Chelsey Renee Stockdale, to Ryan Earl Stowers of Logan County, W.Va.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of East Liverpool High School and a 2012 graduate of West Liberty University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and special education. She is currently employed as a K-4 special education teacher and a head high school volley coach in Logan County.
The future bridegroom, a 2008 graduate of East Liverpool High School, also graduated in 2012 from West Liberty University with a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. He is also a graduate of the West Virginia State Police Academy and currently employed as a West Virginia State Trooper.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Herbert and Thelma Lockhart of East Liverpool and the late Janice Kay Leon Stockdale. Her fiance is the grandson of Dorsey and Joan Stowers of East Liverpool and the late David Heck.
The couple's wedding will be held on July 20 at Trinity Presbyterian Church in East Liverpool. A reception by invitation only follows at the East Liverpool County Club.