Scott and Tammye Berry, of Watkinsville, and Al Epting, of Watkinsville, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Cobern Benjamin Epting, to Sydney Elizabeth McWaters, daughter of Mrs. Erin Henry McWaters, of Mobile, Ala., and Mr. John Robert McWaters Jr., of Dahlonega.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Jim and Sallye Nisewonger, of Cleveland, and the late Eugene and Frances Epting, of Athens. He graduated from the University of Georgia in 2010 with a degree in Economics, and is currently employed as an insurance agent at Bynum Insurance, in Sumter, S.C.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Sydney Gill Henry and the late Col. Richard Lee Wyatt Henry, and Maj. Gen. John Robert McWaters Jr. and the late Mrs. Ruby Quick McWaters. She graduated from the University of Alabama in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and is currently employed as the Young Life Area Director of Sumter, S.C.
The couple became engaged on September 21, 2014. A wedding ceremony will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Athens on March 21, 2015. After a honeymoon in Argentina, the couple will reside in Sumter, S.C.