Pamela and Bobby Wilhite of Aiken announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynsey Danielle Allen of Charlotte, NC, to Russell Jordan Andrew of Charlotte, NC, a son of Mark and Kim Andrew of Albemarle, NC. The wedding is planned for April 11, 2013, at Lowndes Grove in Charleston, SC.

The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of Lee Stapleton and the late George Stapleton of Aiken, SC, and a paternal granddaughter of the late Doris and H.C. Allen of Aiken.

She is a 2001 graduate of South Aiken High School. She is a graduate of College of Charleston and South Piedmont Tech with a degree in Corporate Comm. and Medical Sonography. She is employed by Carolina Healthcare Systems.

The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of Peggy Smith and the late Ronald Jordan of Salisbury, NC, and a paternal grandson of Mary Lou Andrew and the late Thomas Luther Andrew, Sr. of Albemarle, NC.

He is a 2001 graduate of Albemarle High School. He is a graduate of College of Charleston and UNC-Chapel Hill with a degree in Political Science and a Juris Doctorate. He is employed by Johnston, Allison and Hord Law Firm.