Kyle and Candace Spivey of Warren, Texas,, and Joseph and Jennifer Watkins of Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, are pleased to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their children, Jacob Read Spivey and Melanie Renee Watkins. Jacob is the grandson of Cherie and the late Ben Read and Moe and the late Alice Spivey of Warren.
Melanie is the granddaughter of Bob and Wanda Watkins of Tennessee and Reverend Bill and Diane Hegedus of North Carolina.
Jacob is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University and is employed as an agriculture science teacher at Timpson ISD. Melanie is a senior at Lancaster Bible College in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Jacob and Melanie met while participating in the Disney College Program at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.
They will be married at Disney World on June 12, 2014.