Rev. Craig and Dr. Robyne Batson of Atoka, Tenn. are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Karyne Rebekah, to Williams Ashley Cross, son of Joe and Mary Nell Cross of Covington, Tenn. 

The wedding will take place on March 10, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Covington.

The bride-elect is a 2005 graduate of Covington High School and a graduate of Union University in Jackson, Tenn. She is employed as an Advanced Placement 3D art teacher at Hernando High School.

The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Covington High School and is a mechanic at Scott Equipment.