Mr. and Mrs. Austin Mercer of Clyo are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tabitha Marie, to Perry Clifton Moreland IV, son of Mrs. Becky Ford and the late Mr. Jimmy Ford, and Mr. and Mrs. Perry Moreland, all of Savannah.
The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Mr. Donnie Smith and the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Helmy Sr. and the late Mr. and Mrs. Esra Smith, all of Rincon.
She is a 2002 graduate of Effingham County High School and is currently employed by J&M Hair Fashions.
The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jack Bearden and Mr. Perry Clifton Moreland Jr. and the late Mrs. Wadie Moreland Jr.
He attended Johnson High School and is currently employed at J&B Landscape.
The wedding will take place on March 14, 2008, in Key West, Fla. where the couple will leave out for their honeymoon. They will return for their wedding reception on March 22 which will be held in Tybee Island at the pier.