The couple will exchange wedding vows on June 1 at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Chattanooga.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Wildene and Charles Ray of Cleveland, the late Edglee E. Crisp, Dexter C. Pickett and the late Gloma Joy and Elmer R. Murray. She is the sister of Kristen Pickett of Cleveland.
Ms. Pickett is a 2006 graduate of Cleveland High School and graduated in 2012 from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville with a master’s degree in education. She is employed with the Bradley County School System at Lake Forest Middle School and is a member of First Baptist Church of Cleveland.
Mr. McChesney is the grandson of William C. Robinson of Bristol, Va.,the late Jean Robinson and Dr. Charles S. McChesney of Bristol, Va., and the late Mary McChesney. He is the brother of Katelyn McChesney of Cleveland.
The future bridegroom is a 2006 graduate of Cleveland High School and a 2010 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He will graduate with his doctor of physical therapy degree in May from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Mr. McChesney is a member of First Presbyterian Church of Cleveland.