First Posted: 5/30/2009
Ronald and Melody Marsh of Mount Airy announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Nicole, to Derrick Clement Bowman, son of Pamela Bowman of Ararat, Va., and the late Ted Bowman.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mildred Marsh of Mount Airy and the late Alvin Marsh, and the late Carl Goins and the late Effie Reavis, both of Mount Airy. She is a 2004 graduate of Mount Airy High School and a 2007 graduate of Surry Community College. She is employed at the Surry County Health and Nutrition Center.
The bridegroom-to-be is the grandson of the late Raffie and Sally Clement of Ararat, Va., and the late Kermit and Clara Bowman of Ararat, Va. He graduated from Patrick County High School in 2000 and is employed as a cattle farmer in Ararat, Va., and works for Mountain River Trucking.
The couple is planning a September wedding in the Caribbean Islands of Jamaica.