Mr. and Mrs. W. Michael Dickson of Gastonia, NC announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Knox Dickson of Greenville, SC, to Ryan Holley Henkes of Clemson, SC, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Clair H. Henkes Jr. of Aiken, SC. The wedding is planned for December 14, 2013 at Downtown Baptist Church in Greenville, SC.


The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. William A. Singleton of Murphy, NC and a paternal granddaughter of Dr. and Mrs. Walter W. Dickson of Gastonia, NC. She is a 2006 graduate of Ashbrook High School. She is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a degree in chemical engineering. She is employed by Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.


The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Harold F. Holley of Aiken, SC and a paternal grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Clair H. Henkes Sr. of Aiken, SC. He is a 2002 graduate of South Aiken High School. He is a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in financial management. He is employed by Boral Bricks Inc.