Jessie Knowles and Tommy Henry
Jessie Knowles and Tommy Henry
Brent and Rebecca Knowles of Williamsburg, VA, announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Jessie Knowles of Washington, DC, to Tommy Henry, of Washington, DC.

The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Bill and Laura West of Dawson, GA, and the late Col. Kenyon and Veda Knowles of Williamsburg, VA.

The prospective groom is the son of Tom and Becky Henry of Philadelphia, MS. He is the grandson of Ralph Wheeless and the late Barbara Nowell Wheeless of Ethel, MS, and Covert and Betty Henry of Union, MS.

The bride-to-be is a graduate of James Madison University, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Communications Studies. She is employed as a case manager with Friendship Place in Washington, DC. She recently went back to school and is pursuing a Master of Social Work degree at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.

The prospective groom is a graduate of Mississippi State University, where he received a PhD in Applied Economics. He is employed as a senior economist with the US Food and Drug Administration in Silver Spring, MD.

The couple will wed the Second of September at The Historic Jasmine Plantation in Providence Forge, VA.  The couple will reside in Washington, DC.