Special to The U-R
MILLEDGEVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Paul Eppinga of Lawrenceville are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke Marie Pierce Eppinga, to Christopher Steed Stewart, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chip Stewart of Milledgeville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jim Pierce of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Mrs. Marie Eppinga and the late Mr. Ernest Eppinga of Stone Mountain. She is a 2004 graduate of Berkmar High School and a 2008 graduate of Valdosta State University with a B.S. in early childhood education, as well as a master's in early childhood education from Piedmont College and a specialist's degree in early childhood education from Georgia State University. She is employed by the Barrow County Board of Education.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Eva McClellan and the late Mr. Gaylon McClellan of Mableton, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Colin Stewart of Crawfordville. He is a 2005 graduate of John Milledge Academy and a 2012 graduate of the University of Georgia with a bachelor of landscape architecture. He is employed by Academy Sports and Outdoors.
The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Little Gardens in Lawrenceville.