The couple will exchange wedding vows in a 1 p.m. ceremony on Jan. 5, 2013, at Lee University Chapel.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late August and Zona Johnson and the late Charlie and Minnie Bates. She is the goddaughter of Willard and Frances Couch of Benton. She is the sister of Tabatha Allen and Danny Johnson, both of Cleveland, and Darrell Johnson of Arden, N.C.
Miss Johnson is a 2010 graduate of Bradley Central High School and is a student at Lee University with a biochemistry major and math minor. She is a member of Blythe Avenue Baptist Church.
The future bridegroom is the grandson of Faye DeLay of Cleveland and the late James DeLay and the late Cecil and Pansy Key. He is the brother of Lamanda Bowers of Cleveland.
Mr. DeLay is a 2005 graduate of Bradley Central High School and is employed by Brown Stove Works. He is a member of Blue Springs Pentecostal Church.