The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Reese of Cleveland. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Davis of Cleveland and the late Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Reese. She is the sister of Paige Freshour of Knoxville and Kyle Reese of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Miss Reese is a graduate of Texas A & M University and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She is employed by Child and Family Tennessee of Knoxville.
The future bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Thomas of Knoxville. He is the grandson of John Simmons of Knoxville, the late Juanita Simmons and the late Mr. and Mrs. Epsie Thomas. He is the brother of Eric Thomas of Johnson City.
Mr. Thomas is a graduate of University of Tennessee at Knoxville and employed by the Knox County Criminal Courts.