Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Dowe Bynum of Mountain Brook announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Eugenia, to Charles Andrew Barrow, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew James Barrow of Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Julian Lee Mason Jr. of Birmingham and the late Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Moore Bynum of Talladega.
Miss Bynum graduated from Princeton University with an honors degree in history. She also holds a master’s degree in business administration from INSEAD in Fontainebleau, France. Miss Bynum was presented at the Ball of Roses and the Heritage Ball.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Gerald Ernest Barrow and the late Mr. Barrow of Wheathampstead, United Kingdom, and Mrs. Philippa Mary Carter of Hawkshaw, United Kingdom.
Mr. Barrow graduated from the University of Oxford with a FirstClass Honours degree in mathematics.
The couple both work in financial services in London.
The wedding is planned for Aug. 19 in Montfort-sur-Argens, France.