The bride-elect is the grand-daughter of Francis Barrett of Murfreesboro, and Clarence Welborn of Lascassas, as well as the late Jesse Ross and Alice Welborn. A 1997 graudate of Cascade High School, she graduated cum laude from Middle Tennessee State University in 2001, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. She is employed by Wallace Community College of Dothan, Ala.
The groom-elect is the son of Steven and Rebecca Averett, and the grandson of Aubrey Griswold, all of Enterprise, Ala, as well as the late Jean Griswold, and the late Sidney and Katrine (Spiegner) Averett.
Dale Averett graduated from New Brockton High School in 1995 and cum laude from Troy University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Science degree in History. He is employed by Wayne Farms in Enterprise, Ala.
The nuptials are scheduled to take place Dec. 8 at Edgemont Baptist Church in Shelbyville.