EAST LIVERPOOL - Michael and Theresa Stockdale and Brian and Davena Stowers, all of East Liverpool, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Chelsey Renee Stockdale and Ryan Earl Stowers.
The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of East Liverpool High School and earned a bachelor's degree in elementary and special education in 2012 from West Liberty University. She is currently employed as a K-4 special education teacher and head high school volley coach in Logan County, W.Va.
Her fiance is also a 2008 graduate of East Liverpool High School and a 2012 graduate of West Liberty University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice. A graduate of the West Virginia State Police Academy, he is currently employed as a West Virginia State Trooper.
Ryan Stowers and Chelsey Stockdale
The couple is planning a July 20 wedding at Trinity Presbyterian Church, East Liverpool. A reception by invitation only will follow at the East Liverpool County Club.