SALEM - Roy and Shelly Smith, Salem, are announcing the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amanda Smith, to Thomas Christy, son of Bob and Deb Christy, Alvada.
The bride-elect, a 2009 graduate of West Branch High School, graduated from The Ohio State University in 2013 with a bachelor's degree in agricultural, environmental and development economics. She is employed as a grain merchandiser at Consolidated Grain & Barge in Cincinnati.
Her fiance is a 2009 graduate of Carey High School and received a bachelor's degree in agricultural systems management from The Ohio State University in 2012. He is employed as a dealership management associate at Evolution Ag, LLC in Upper Sandusky.
Amanda Smith and Thomas Christy
The couple is planning a July 19 wedding in Damascus.