Mr. and Mrs. David Glennis Askins Jr. of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Jordan Elisabeth Askins, to Christopher Edward Lawrence, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Edward Lawrence of Birmingham.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Col. And Mrs. William Kenneth Jordan of Athens, Ga., and the Rev. and Mrs. David Glennis Askins of Cullman.
Miss Askins is a 2008 graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and a 2012 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She was a member of Phi Mu sorority, the University of Alabama Honors College, Kappa Delta Pi education honor society, Blue Key and Alpha Lambda Delta honor societies.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Raymon Joseph Freeman and the late Mr. Raymon Joseph Freeman Jr. of Clanton and the late Mr. and Mrs. Claude Elton Lawrence of Antioch.
Mr. Lawrence is a 2008 graduate of Briarwood Christian High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in finance. He is a project manager with Forestry Environmental Services in Birmingham.
The wedding is planned for March 29.