Mr. and Mrs. Steven George McKinney of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Grace McKinney, to Neil Parker Newton, son of Ms. Jeanne Parker Newton and the late Mr. Robert Kendrick Newton Sr. of Nashville, Tenn.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jerrel Walker of Memphis, Tenn., and Mr. and Mrs. George McKinney of Zion, Ill.
Miss McKinney is a 2008 graduate of Briarwood Christian School and a 2012 graduate of Furman University with a bachelor’s degree in English. Miss McKinney is the media coordinator at Christ Presbyterian Academy in Nashville.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. David Timothy Newton of Fayetteville, N.C., Ms. Lila Kendrick Newton of Nashville and the late Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Hudson Guthrie Sr. of Beaufort, N.C.
Mr. Newton is a 2008 graduate of Brentwood Academy and a 2012 graduate of Furman University with a bachelor’s degree in Spanish. He is a sales operations specialist at Infiniti USA in Nashville.
The wedding will be Sept. 20 at Covenant Presbyterian Church. The couple will live in Nashville after the wedding.