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Pope/Stainback
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Michelle Pope and James Stainback

Chris and Cathy Rylee Pope of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Michelle Christina Pope to James Daniel Stainback, son of James and Debbie Stainback of Roswell.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late George and Carolyn Rylee, and Lonnie and Sue Pope of Gainesville.

She is a 2009 graduate of East Hall High School in Gainesville. She graduated in 2013 from the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega with a degree in middle grades education. She is employed as a math teacher at Riverview Middle School in Dawsonville.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Juanell and Sandy Woford of Charlotte, N.C., and Bill Stainback of Raleigh, N.C., and the late Loraine Stainback.

He is a 2010 graduate of Centennial High School in Roswell. He graduated in 2014 from the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega with a degree in history education. He is employed as a special education paraprofessional at East Hall High School in Gainesville.

The couple plan to wed June 13, 2015, at First Baptist Church in Gainesville.

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