Greg and Pam Wren of Conway have announced the engagement of their daughter Alexandria Anne Wren to Richard Blanchette of Buford, Ga.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Jeanne Wren of Conway, formally of Little Rock, and the late Donald Wren of Little Rock and the late Ivan and Reba Porter of Conway.
She is a 2003 graduate of Conway High School. She graduated Cum Laude in 2007 from the University of Mississippi with a bachelor of arts in education. In 2010, she graduated from the University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D.
The prospective groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard C. and Gail M. Blanchette of Buford, Ga. He is the grandson of Barbara Blanchette of Westborough, Mass., and the late Richard L. Blanchette and the late Helen and Frank DeSiata of Westborough. He is a graduate of North Gwinnett High School, Suwannee, Ga. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia with his B.B.A. in 2003 and in 2010 from the University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D. Currently, he is a United States Marine Corps, Judge Advocate.
A wedding is set to take place at 6 p.m. Aug. 28. The ceremony will be held at Paris Yates Chapel at University of Mississippi in Oxford.