Julie Renee Willett of Greeneville, Tenn. and Thomas Allen Oakes of Thornton announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
Miss Willett is a 1996 graduate of West Greene High School in Mosheim, Tenn. and a 2000 graduate of Tusculum College in Greeneville with a MA at East Tennessee State University in Johnson City in 2005. She teaches 6th grade math at Mosheim Elementary.
Mr. Oakes is a 1998 graduate of June Buchanan High School in Pippa Passes. He attended the University of Kentucky.
Miss Willett is the daughter of Betty Willett and the late Johnny Willett of Mosheim. Mr. Oakes is the son of Freddy and Sarah Oakes of Thornton.
The wedding will be October 15 in Greeneville, Tenn.