Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Washington of Lugoff announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Lakesha Marie Washington of Lugoff, to William Alonzo Cunningham of Paterson, N.J. He is the son of Mrs. Kimberly Cunningham-Smith of Paterson, N.J. and Mr. Alonzo Stevens of Decatur, Ga.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Simon Washington of Cassatt and the late Mr. and Mrs. John David Miller of Jefferson. She is a graduate of Lugoff-Elgin High School and Keiser University. She is a certified medical assistant.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cunningham of Heath Springs, Barbara Justice of Decatur, Ga., and the late William Alonzo Stevens of Decatur, Ga. He graduated from Eastside High School in Paterson, NJ. He is employed by the Pepsi Company in Charlotte, N.C.
The wedding is planned for 3 p.m. June 30, 2012, at St. Matthews Baptist Church in Lugoff.