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Miss Harrell to wed Mr. Kelley

Miss Katie Harrell and Drew Kelley, both of Bainbridge, Ga., are announcing their engagement and upcoming wedding.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Kathy King Middleton and Mark Harrell, and the step-daughter of Lauren Henry Harrell. Her grandparents are Hugh and Julia Henry, Bob and Beverly Archer, Harvey and Hattie King and the late Jimmy and Janet Harrell.

Miss Harrell is a 2012 graduate of Grace Christian Academy, and did her undergraduate work at Mercer University, graduating from the University of Central Florida in 2020, with degrees in Early Childhood/Special Education/Communication Sciences and Disorders. She is employed as a speech language pathologist.

The groom-to-be is the son of Leslie Brock and Tad Kelley, and the step-son of Misty Middleton Kelley. His grandparents are Larry and Phyllis Kelley, Steve and Marsha Middleton and the late Aubrey and Ophelia Brock.

He is a 2011 graduate of Bainbridge High School and graduated from Georgia Southern University and Albany State in 2018, with majors in General Studies and Physical Therapist Assistant. He is employed as a Physical Therapy Assistant.

The wedding is planned for May 16, 2020 at the Estate of Janet Harrell, with Roy Jaeger officiating. The couple will be attended by Ella Harrell, Caroline Middleton, Rose Middleton, Allison Clark, Madelyn Shirley, Tad Kelley, Tanner Harrell and Luke Clark.

The ceremony is for immediate family members only due to the COVID-19 pandemic.