Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wilson Webb of Yazoo City announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Patricia Elizabeth to Mr. Robert Benson Ford of Madison. Mr. Ford is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Glenn Box and the late Mr. Robert Lee Ford III, all of Madison.
Grandparents of Miss Webb are Mr. and Mrs. Ted Johnson Webb of Madison and the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Martelle Coker of Eden. The groom’s grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lester Benson Dean and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Ford Jr, all of Columbus.
The bride is a 2005 graduate of Manchester Academy. Miss Webb attended the University of Mississippi where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority. Upon receiving her Bachelor of Nursing degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center she worked as a pediatric nurse at Blair E. Batson Children's Hospital where she received the coveted Daisy Award. She is now employed as a registered nurse at GI Associates in Jackson.
Mr. Ford is a 2005 graduate of Madison Ridgeland Academy. He graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. While at Mississippi State Mr. Ford was a member and officer of Sigma Chi fraternity. In 2012 he graduated magna cum laude with a juris doctorate degree from the University of Mississippi Law School. While in law school, he served as a member of the Mississippi Law Journal and co-founded the Mississippi Sports Law Society. Mr. Ford is currently an associate with Watkins & Eager PLLC in Jackson.
The couple will exchange vows in an evening ceremony on February 24 at First United Methodist Church in Yazoo City. A reception will follow at the Manchester.