Drs. Steven and Teresa Wright announce the engagement of their daughter, Vanessa Marie Wright, to Charles Patrick Lewis, son of Jeffrey and Donna Lewis, New Tazewell.
The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in biology. She is employed by Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium as a wildlife naturalist.
She is a granddaughter of Donald and Ellen Wright, Pennington, N.J.; the late Juan Alvarez; and the late Maria Dolores Alvarez.
Her fiancé is a 2010 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where he received bachelor’s degrees in biology and philosophy. He is employed by Eastman Chemical Co. as a laboratory technician.
He is a grandson of Eddie and Charlene Treece, Speedwell; Dot Lewis, New Tazewell; and the late Bill Lewis.
The couple plan a private wedding for 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, at Maple Lane Farm, Johnson City.