Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Padgett of Ridge Spring, SC announce the engagement of their daughter, Atiya Padgett of Ridge Spring, SC, to Douglas Bailey of Columbia, SC, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Bailey of Orangeburg, SC. The wedding is planned for September 28, 2013, in Ridge Spring, SC.


The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of the late Nathaniel Marshall and the late Addie Marshall of Ridge Spring, SC, and a paternal granddaughter of Annie Bell Padgett of Batesburg, SC, and the late Raymond Padgett. She is a 2004 graduate of Ridge Spring-Monetta High School. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina-Aiken with a degree in English. She is employed by Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina.


The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of the late Albert Bell and the late Lula Bell of Holly Hill, SC, and a paternal grandson of Ms. Jeanette Bailey and the late William Bailey of Orangeburg, SC. He is a 2003 graduate of Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina-Aiken with a degree in Accounting. He is employed by Genesis Healthcare, Inc.