Sunday, April 28, 2013 9:44 PM
David and Susan Tyson of Wilson announce the engagement of their daughter, Leigh Anna Tyson, to Robert Donald Simpson III of Rock Ridge, son of Sheila Williams of Wilson and Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Simpson Jr. of Rock Ridge. The bride is the granddaughter of Vonnie Radford of Wilson and the late Larry Radford; Betty Respess of Colonial Heights, Va., and the late Art Respess; and James Tyson of Black Creek and the late Carolyn Tyson. The groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. Simpson Sr. of Rock Ridge and the late Betty Jean Simpson, and Joyce Roberts, Richard Williams, Brenda Scott and the late Steve Scott, all of Wilson. He is the great-grandson of Hortense Beamon of Wilson. A June 15 wedding is planned at Farmington Heights Church of God in Wilson.