Dean Bowden and Susan Davis announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Sarah Tei Bowden, to William Blake Thompson, son of Billy and Anita Thompson of Huntsville, Ala.
Blake is the grandson of Nellarine and the late Billy Thompson of Lexington, Ala., and Melba and the late A.W. Alexander of Cullman, Ala., and the late Cleophus Williams of Cold Springs, Ala.
Miss Bowden is the granddaughter of the late Dale Murphy and Sharon Murphy of Negley, Ohio, and the late Troy Bowden and the late Ayako Bowden of Huntsville, Ala.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Calloway County High School and a 2007 graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in International Economics with Japanese. She is employed by Canvas, Inc. as a budget analyst in Huntsville, Ala.
The groom-elect is a 2000 graduate of Culver Military Academy in Culver, Ind., and a 2007 graduate of the University of Alabama in Huntsville, in Huntsville, Ala., where he obtained degrees in both accounting and finance. He played ice hockey for the Detroit Compuware Ambassadors in Michigan, the Culver Military Academy Eagles, the Simcoe Wolves in Shelburne, Ontario, and the University of Alabama in Huntsville Chargers. He is employed by People’s Bank of Alabama as a financial analyst in Cullman, Ala.
The wedding will take place at the Burritt on the Mountain in Huntsville, Ala., in early June. Invitations have been sent.