Bill and Patti Nichols of Avella announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Ree, to Andrew Donald Jinkens, son of Jeff Jinkens of Mechanicsville, Md., and Alicia Watson of Claysville.
Erin’s grandparents are Ree Nichols of Washington, the late Bill Nichols and Jim Amos and Mary Jo Meyers, both of Washington.
Andrew’s grandparents are Edward and Connie Jinkens and Loretta Watson, all of Claysville, and the late Donald Watson.
The bride-to-be is a 2001 graduate of McGuffey High School and a 2006 graduate of California University of Pennsylvania, earning a bachelor’s degree in elementary/special education. She is an office manager for AccuQuest Hearing Centers.
Her fiance is a 2001 graduate of McGuffey High School and is a senior at California University of Pennsylvania, where he is majoring in geology. He is a bartender at Jackson’s Restaurant.
Wedding plans are being made for July 28.
Jinkens – Nichols