Mark Akins and Leitha Hunt announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their son, Coleby Lee Akins, to Ashley Faythe Gray, daughter of the late Ernie and Glenda Gray.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Ernest Gray of Boston, Ky., and the late Marcella Gray. She is enrolled in the dentistry program at New Hampshire Technical College.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Charlene Akins of Elizabethtown and the late Marvin Akins, and Linda Switzer of Hodgenville. He is a MK2 in the U.S. Coast Guard in Kittery, Maine.