Keith and Lisa Blankenship of Tyler announce the engagement of their daughter, Cortney Paige Blankenship of Tyler to Justin Keith Ralson of Flint.
The wedding is scheduled for Nov. 2, 2013, at the Blankenship family homestead in Pittsburg.
The bride-elect is a graduate of The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler Junior College and Lindale High School. She is a teacher at Chandler Elementary School. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Buddy Blankenship and Mrs. Bertha Perry and the late Thomas Perry, all of Pittsburg, and great-granddaughter of Mrs. Mina Evans of Ore City.
The future bridegroom is the son of Ronny and Melinda Ralson of Flint. He is a graduate Tyler Junior College and Robert E. Lee High School. He is employed in the transportation department for Brookshire Grocery Co. He is the grandson of Cliff and Margie Ralson of Flint and the late Carroll and Laverne Hilliard.
Published in the Tyler Morning Telegraph on June 15, 2013