The forthcoming marriage is announced by the John and Jackie Lord of Charleston, parents of the bride-elect. The future bridegroom is the son of Jeff and Grace Dyrek of Cleveland.
Miss Lord is the granddaughter of Mary Tuttle of Charleston, the late Marion Tuttle, the late John Lord Sr. and the late Gloria Lord. She is the sister of John P. Lord III of Charleston.
She is a graduate of Walker Valley High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She attends Hixson United Methodist Church.
Mr. Dyrek is the grandson of Ruth and Warren Beeler of Cleveland, the late Chaplain Lt. Col. Gene K. McIntosh, the late Joseph Dyrek and the late Jeanne Dyrek.
He is a graduate of Walker Valley High School and the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He attends First Baptist Church in Cleveland.
They are both employed by Trinity Learning Center International Schools in China.