Larry and Kathy Ledford, 341 Max Jett Road, Johnson City, announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Beth, to Ricky Lynn Morgan, son of Rick and Kim Morgan, 115 Sugar Maple Lane, Johnson City.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Happy Valley High School, Elizabethton; and a 2012 graduate of East Tennessee State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in nursing.
She is employed by Bristol Regional Medical Center, Bristol, as a registered nurse in the intensive care unit.
She is a granddaughter of the late Hermon and Vicie Ledford; the late J.C. and Betty Shelton; and the late Walen and Eliza Shelton.
Her fiancé is a 2006 graduate of Happy Valley High School; and a 2010 graduate of Milligan College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in accounting.
He is employed by Saratoga Technology, Johnson City, in accounts payable.
He is a grandson of Janet Morgan, Elizabethton, and the late James Morgan; Wayne and Barbara Gouge, Johnson City; and James and Betty Avery, Watauga.
The couple plan an open-church wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Big Springs Church of Christ, Elizabethton.