Mr. and Mrs. Allen Thompson of Windsor announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Nicole Thompson to James Anthony Priest, son of Billy Ray and Linda Priest of Johnston. The wedding will take place June 28, 2014 at the Victorian Wedding Chapel in Aiken, SC.

The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of Aiken High School and will graduate from the University of South Carolina Aiken in May 2014 with a degree in Middle School Education.

The bridegroom is a 1996 graduate of Strom Thurmond High School.

The couple met thanks to Jessicaís grandmother, Frances Pennington of Windsor, and Jamesís mother, Linda Priest of Trenton.