Bill and Phyllis Valone of Florence announce the engagement of their daughter, Pamela Nicole Valone, to Andrew Nathan Benfer, son of Debra Benfer and the late David Benfer of Florence.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Elizabeth and Vernon Wirth and the late S.M. and Maxine Valone. She is a 2008 graduate of Francis Marion University Nursing School with a Bachelor of Science in nursing and is a registered nurse with McLeod Regional Medical Center.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Sarah and Johnny Mize of Hillister, Texas, and the late James Autrey, and Harold and Margaret Benfer of Lufkin, Texas. He is a graduate of West
Florence High School and is employed by Verizon Wireless.
The wedding will be April 18, 2009, at Calvary Baptist Chapel in Florence.