Lanny and Patricia Ballard of Lincolnton announce the engagement of their daughter, Tammy Jacqueline Ballard, of Lincolnton to Douglas Eugene Parker of Lincolnton.
Tammy is a graduate from Lincolnton High School, Gaston College and Catawba Valley Community College with a degree in Criminal Justice as well as BLET (Basic Law Enforcement Training). She is employed with the NCDMV.
Doug is the son of Danny Parker, of Vale and Christine Hendrick, of Lincolnton. He is a graduate of East Lincoln High School, and is currently employed at Lincolnton Furniture.
An October 27, 2012 wedding is planned in Lincolnton.