Gregg and Joan Tipton announce the engagement of their daughter, Amanda, to Seth Coffie, son of Roy and Donna Coffie.
The bride-elect is a 2007 graduate of Unicoi County High School, and is a student at East Tennessee State University, where she will graduate in December with a degree in nursing.
She is a nurse intern at Mountain States Health Alliance and is a member of Central Baptist Church.
She is a granddaughter of Jean Perry, Johnson City; the late Don Perry; Eula Tipton, Johnson City; and the late Fred Tipton.
Her fiancé is a graduate of Unicoi County High School, and is a student at East Tennessee State University, where he will graduate in December with a degree in business.
He is an intern at Scottrade and is a member of Mt. Wesley United Methodist Church.
He is a grandson of Joanne Foster, Erwin; the late Edmund Foster; and the late Roy and Rosie Coffie.
The couple plan a private wedding for Friday, Dec. 2, 2011, at Central Baptist Church.