Announcement has been made of the engagement of Maria R. Williams and Jason Combs, both of Bristol, Virginia.

An Oct. 28 wedding at the Meadowview Conference and Convention Center, Kingsport, Tennessee, is being planned.

Williams is the daughter of Bonnie M. and Dr. Robert L. Williams, of Linden. She graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 2004 and received a bachelor’s degree in early childhood education from Milligan College in 2008. She is employed by The Morrison School as a kindergarten and first grade teacher.

Combs is the son of Janet Combs, of Bristol, and the late James Combs. He graduated from John S. Battle High School in 2007 and received a bachelor’s degree in applied science and engineering from East Tennessee University in 2015. He is employed by Eastman Chemical Corp. as a first class mechanic.