The engagement is announced by the parents of the bride-elect, Susan and Dennis Turner of Cleveland and Jeffery Stevens of Joliet, Ill. The future bridegroom is the son of Donna and Santiago Martinez of Cleveland and Charles Brown of Athens.
Miss Stevens is the granddaughter of the late Mary Ann and Walter Reimers, Edna Stevens of Joliet and the late Ron Stevens. She is the sister of Melissa Wagner of Ooltewah and Megan Martin and Dylan Turner, both of Cleveland.
She is a graduate of Cleveland High School and Middle Tennessee State University. She is employed by DCI Donor Services in Nashville.
Mr. Brown is the grandson of the late Bonnie Talent, Mildred Bates of Reliance and the late Noah Bates. He is the brother of Jordan Brown, Alex Brown and Anthony Goldston, all of Cleveland.
He is a graduate of Cleveland High School and attends Middle Tennessee State University. He is employed by Tennessee State Veterans Home in Murfreesboro and is a member of Servilla Baptist Church in Reliance.