Mr. and Mrs. Ryland Lee Harrelson of Columbus are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Claire Harrelson, to Duncan Powell Blackwell, son of Mrs. Dean Franklin Martin of Midlothian, Va. and the late James Dulaney Blackwell.
Miss Harrelson is the granddaughter of Mrs. Mildred N. Thompson of Nashville, NC , the late Lester Bryant Thompson and the late Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Monroe Harrelson. She is a graduate of James Madison University and is the owner of RVA Business Solutions,a marketing agency for small businesses.
Mr. Blackwell is the grandson of the late Dr. and Mrs. Karl S. Blackwell and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Brehm. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and is employed by Bon Secours Health System at St. Francis Medical Center in Midlothian, Va. as a surgical tech.
A September wedding is planned in Richmond, Va.
Published in the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on March 31, 2013