Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Lee Starling, II, of Elgin are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Meghan Elizabeth Starling of Columbia, to Mr. Stuart Darrel Evans Ray of Columbia. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Ray of Columbia.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Dorton, Sr., and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry L. Starling, Sr., all of Elgin. She attended Columbia College and is currently pursuing a degree in Administrative Office Technology at Central Carolina Technical College.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Mildred Evans and the late Stanley Evans of Columbia, and Mrs. Jeanne Ray and the late Valton Ray of Florida. He is a graduate of The University of South Carolina and the Band Director at E.L. Wright Middle School in Richland District Two.
The wedding is planned for August 6, 2011, at Spring Valley Baptist Church in Columbia.