Mr. and Mrs. Sherwood Lee Collins. Jr. of Thomasville announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke Elizabeth, of Valdosta, GA to Mr. Tyler Matthew Ray, also of Valdosta. Mr. Ray is the son of Mrs. Shelia Ray of Valdosta , GA and Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Ray of Leland, NC.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Cook of Thomasville, GA and Mrs. Dee Dee Collins and the late Mr. Sherwood Lee Collins, Sr. of Tifton, GA.
Miss Collins is a graduate of the Thomasville High School Scholars Academy and Penn Foster University, where she received a degree as a veterinary technician. She is employed with Azalea City Animal Hospital in Valdosta, GA.
Mr. Ray is the grandson of Mrs.Velma Hasty and the late Mr. Aubrey Hasty of Ashburn, GA and Mr. Carl Ray and the late Mrs. Brenda Ray of Tifton, GA.
Mr. Ray graduated from Lincoln High School in Tallahassee, FL and attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, GA. He is employed with Federal Express in Valdosta, GA.
After a December 7 wedding at the Thomasville First United Methodist Church, the couple will reside in Valdosta.