Harold and Elizabeth Ray of Lawrenceville announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Ray of Lawrenceville, to Christopher Henry of Lawrenceville, son of Mike and Maria Henry of Lawrenceville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Leroy and Leah Ray of Tyrone, Pa., Helen Force of Benton, Pa., and the late George Force. She is a 2005 graduate of Central Gwinnett High School and is pursuing a degree in psychology at Georgia Gwinnett College. She is employed by the YMCA.

The future groom is the grandson of Maria Henry of Columbus and the late John Henry. He is a 2003 graduate of Berkmar High School and a 2009 graduate of the University of Georgia, where he received a degree in geology. He is employed by the U.S. Geological Survey.

The wedding is planned for Jan. 15, 2011, in North Georgia.