Mr. and Mrs. Jimmy Thomas of Oneonta announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hannah Michelle, to Ashley Brian Chapman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Chapman of Altoona.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred Allcorn of Oneonta and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Thomas of Snead. A 2007 graduate of Oneonta High School and a 2009 graduate of Wallace State Community College, she is employed at Magnolia Ridge Nursing Home in Gardendale as a physical therapist assistant.

The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Bannister of Boaz and the late Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Chapman of Attalla. The 2005 West End High School graduate is a secondary education (biology) major at Jacksonville State University and will graduate in the spring of 2011. He is employed at Jerry’s Discount Pharmacy in Gadsden.

The couple will exchange vows on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 3:00 in the afternoon at Tait’s Gap Baptist Church. Friends and relatives are invited to attend the ceremony.