The Stanly News & Press
Saturday, September 21, 2013 —
Mrs. Denise Eldridge Babbitt of Bunn, N.C. announces the engagement of her daughter, Kelly Marie Babbitt, to Joshua J. Morton III, son of Mr. Joshua J. Morton Jr. of Albemarle, N.C.
Miss Babbitt is the daughter of the late David Coral Babbitt of Bunn, N.C. and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Willard Ray Eldridge Sr., of Bunn, N.C. A graduate of Bunn High School and a BA degree in Christian Studies & Missions from the College at Southeastern, she is now pursuing a degree in nursing.
Mr. Morton is the son of the late Dianne Long Morton of Albemarle, N.C. and grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joshua J. Morton Sr., of Albemarle, N.C. and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Long of Whiteville, N.C. After graduating from West Stanly High School he served for five years in the United States Navy. Joshua holds a BS Degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, and he is pursuing a ministerial degree at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, N.C.
The wedding will be on October 5, 2013, at the home of Joshua J. Morton Jr.