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Mr. Ford, Miss Burruss

Melvin and Martha Burruss of Clermont announce the engagement of their daughter Meredith Ruth Burruss to John Charles Ford, son of Dr. Huey and Sandra Ford of Murrayville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Robert Clay and Sylvia Young Burruss of Gainesville and the late Ernest Andrew and Leathora Millwood Williams.

She is a 1999 graduate of North Hall High School in Gainesville. She attended Gainesville State College. She is employed as a certified pharmacy technician with Wauka Mountain Pharmacy in Clermont.

The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Louise Cayton and Charles Boothe Sr. and the late Mildred Hallock and Huey Ford Jr.

He is a 1998 graduate of North Hall High School in Gainesville. He graduated in 2002 from Lanier Technical College in Oakwood with a degree in marketing management. He is employed as a crew chief with Marine Specialities in Gainesville.

The couple plans to wed May 31, 2008, at The Stovall House in Sautee Nacoochee.

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