Tara Lynn Braithwaite and David Alan Phillips

Tom and Jean Braithwaite of Elk Garden announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Tara Lynn, of Mabie, to David Alan Phillips, son of Charlie and Marcie Phillips, of Mabie.

The wedding will take place on Saturday, April 5 at the Halliehurst Mansion on the campus of Davis & Elkins College in Elkins.

Tara Lynn is a graduate of Keyser High School, Davis & Elkins College and West Virginia University.

She is employed as the supervisor of the blood bank in the laboratory department of Davis Medical Center in Elkins.

Tara Lynn is the grandaughter of the late Walter and Martha Braithwaite and the late Mary Katherine and Paul Shook.

David, also of Mabie, is a graduate of Elkins High School and Fairmont State University and is employed as an internal auditor with the West Virginia Division of Corrections.

He is the grandson of Virginia Zirkle and Virginia Reid, and the late Floyd Reid.

Invitations are being sent.