Ranew, Smith engaged

The parents of Miss Kandyce Devon Ranew, Mr. Ronald Ranew and Ms. Denise Jackson, and the parents of Mr. Nathan Cotesworth “Coty” Smith, Mrs. Billie Smith and the late Mr. Rence Smith, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children.

Miss Ranew has been a resident of Hampton County since 2007 and graduated from Wade Hampton High School in 2009. She is now working on receiving her Associate’s Degree from the Technical College of the Lowcountry in Physical Therapist Assistant.

Mr. Smith is a lifelong resident of Allendale County and graduated from Barnwell High School in 2009. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of South Carolina and is now employed at Archroma in Martin.

The two will be tying the knot on May 20, 2017 at Sweetwater Country Club in Barnwell.

The couple plans to live in Brunson until they find common ground to build their dream home.