Del and Debra Byrd of Knoxville announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Byrd, to Matthew Garner.
He is the son of Bobby and Susan Garner of Kingston.
The ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. June 19 on the beach in Gulf Shores, Alabama.
A July reception is planned in Bethel Presbyterian Church, Kingston.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Byrd of Knoxville and Mr. and Mrs. Bill Chilcoat of Knoxville.