Mr. and Mrs. William Marshall Wallace of Midland, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Amelia Noble Wallace, to James Richard Patton, son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Early Patton of Vestavia Hills.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Joe Thomas Wallace and the late Mr. Wallace of Llano, Texas, and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Stephen Gesell of Midland.
Miss Wallace it a 2007 graduate of the University of Texas in Austin, where she received a bachelor’s degree in communications studies and was a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority. She is self-employed and manages musical artists in Los Angeles.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Gregory Richard Cashio and the late Mr. Cashio of Birmingham and the late Mr. and Mrs. James William Patton Jr. of Bessemer.
Mr. Patton is a 2006 graduate of the University of Alabama, where he received a bachelor’s degree in communication and information sciences and was a member of Theta Chi fraternity. He is employed as a staff writer for Comedy Central in Los Angeles.
The wedding is planned for May 31 in Santa Barbara, Calif.