Shelby Putney – Charles Lewis, Jr.

Debra K. Johnson and Dale Putney of Rice are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Nocole Putney, to Charles Winston Lewis, Jr., the son of C. Winston Lewis, Sr., of Buckner, Ark., and Sharron Lee Thomas, of McNeil, Ark.

Shelby is a 2008 graduate of Royalton High School. She is a toddler teacher for Colquitt Christian Academy and Preschool in Shreveport, La.

Charles is a 2002 graduate of Columbia Christian School and a 2010 graduate of Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia, Ark. He is a merchandiser for Voodoo Blast.

The couple will exchange vows in a ceremony Aug. 4, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church in St. Cloud at 5 p.m. A reception will follow at 7 p.m. at American Legion Silver Star Post 428.

After the wedding, the couple will reside in Shreveport.