Mr. and Mrs. Terry Martin, Ardmore, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jayci Lee Martin, to Howard Christopher McMurry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Craig McMurry, Ardmore.
The future bride is the granddaughter of the late Sen. and Mrs. Ernest Martin, Ardmore, Mr. and Mrs. David Willingham, Mustang, and Mrs. Shirlene Perryman and the late Ron Perryman, Gainesville, Texas.
She is a graduate of Plainview High School, Ardmore, and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education from East Central University, Ada. She is currently employed as a pre-kindergarten teacher at Plainview Primary School, Ardmore.
Her fiance is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Philip Biles, Ardmore, and Mr. and Mrs. Jim McMurry, Ardmore.
He is a graduate of Ardmore High School and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Languages from Oklahoma Baptist University in Shawnee. He has also earned a Master of Theological Studies in the New Testament from Duke University, Durham, N.C. He earned a second Masters of Theology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and will graduate with a Ph.D. in New Testament studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently employed as pastor of the Jimtown Baptist Church, Jimtown, Okla.
The couple plans to be married on June 9, 2018 at the First Baptist Church in Ardmore.