Ashley Michelle Smith and Ryan Cody Barnes
Ashley Michelle Smith and Ryan Cody Barnes
Ashley Michelle Smith and Ryan Cody Barnes, both of Madison, announce their engagement and approaching wedding.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rebekah and Roger Brooks, and Mike and Ava Smith. She is a 2001 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She graduated in 2004 from Ivy Tech Madison and Ivy Tech Sellersburg. She graduated in 2009 from Clark State College. She is employed as a laboratory technician with King's Daughters' Hospital. She also teaches at Ivy Tech.

The groom-to-be is the son of Penny Brim, and Fred and Frances Barnes. He is a 2003 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. He is employed as an agriculture grain farmer and as an independent logger.

The wedding is set for 3:33 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at the Indian-Kentuck Baptist Church in Canaan. A reception will follow the ceremony at 5:30 p.m. in Friendship. Invitations have been sent, but all family and friends are invited.