Overcast
35°FOvercastFull Forecast

Willis and Murphy

Published: Monday, March 18, 2013 9:14 a.m. CST

POWDER SPRINGS, Ga. – Announcement has been made of the engagement of Lauren McCartney Willis of Powder Springs, Ga., and Ryan James Murphy of Crystal Lake.

She is the daughter of Mike and Judy Willis of Powder Springs, Ga. He is the son of Bob and Kerri Murphy of Crystal Lake.

The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of McEachern High School in Powder Springs, Ga., and a 2013 graduate of Illinois State University in Normal with a bachelor’s degree in music therapy and clarinet performance. She is serving an internship at NorthShore University.

Her fiancé is a 2008 graduate of Prairie Ridge High School in Crystal Lake and a 2013 graduate of Illinois State University with a bachelor’s degree in music education. He is a student teacher.

They have plans for a July wedding.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Northwest Herald.

More News

Reader Poll

If you had only one day to live, what would you do with it?
Learn to play the piano
Take up ice sculpting
Learn to speak French
Win over the love of a small town
Other