Thomason-Abernathy Engagement

Gary and Anita Thomason of Snellville announce the engagement of their daughter Alysha Leigh Thomason, of Snellville, to Joshua Keith Abernathy, of Dahlonega, son of Stanley and Penny Abernathy, of Dahlonega.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gary and JoAnn thomason of Stone Mountain, and the late Grady and Eddie McCannon. She is a 2009 graduate of Brookwood High School and a 2013 graduate of North Georgia College and State University where she received a bachelors degree in athletic training. She is employed with Forsyth County Wellness Center as an athletic trainer.

The future groom is the grandson of Dorothy Fay Abernathy, of Dahlonega, tha late Henry Abernathy, Eva Nell Pruitt, of Suches, and the late Edward Pruitt. He is a 2002 graduate of Lumpkin County high Schoo; and is employed with Windstream Communications as a technician.

The wedding is planned for January 11,2014 at The Cotton Warehouse in Monroe.