Mr. and Mrs. Mike and Tracy Tinsley of Philadelphia are please to announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their son, Thomas Michael Tinsley, to Anna Katherine Smith, daughter of Mike and Sonya Smith of Wesson.

The bride – elect is the granddaughter of the Mr. and Mrs. Joel Starky Coleman of Wesson and the late Louis Smith of Wesson and Ann Smith.

Miss Smith is a 2010 highest honors graduate from Copiah Academy.

She graduated from Mississippi State in 2015, where she received a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Business Administration.

She became a CPA in February 2017.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Ms. Jean Lancaster and the late Tom Lancaster and the late Plez and Edna Tinsley.

Mr. Tinsley is a 2009 graduate of Philadelphia High School.

He is a 2013 graduate of Mississippi State University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Real Estate and Finance. He became a broker in March 2015.

After a short honeymoon the couple will reside in Philadelphia, Miss.

The couple will exchange vows in an afternoon ceremony on Saturday June 17, 2017, at 6 p.m. at First United Methodist Church.

All friends and relatives are invited to the wedding which will be in Philadelphia, Miss.  or give the couple their best wishes.