Mr. and Mrs. William Joseph Tanner Jr. of Sumter announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Catherine Tanner of Sumter, to Andrew Scott McDuffie of Clemson, son of Dr. and Mrs. Scott Ramsey McDuffie of Sumter.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Walter Dean Phillips and Mrs. Janet Lambert Tanner and the late Mr. William Joseph Tanner Sr., all of Sumter. She graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Communications in May of 2016. She is employed as the marketing manager at Sumter Packaging Corp.
The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Ms. Tania Love Leon of Charlotte, North Carolina, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bundy McDuffie Jr. of Summerton and Mr. James Griswold Manville and the late Mrs. Helen Scott Manville of Little Rock, Arkansas. He graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences in May of 2016 and plans to graduate with a Master of Science in Athletic Leadership in May of 2018. He is a graduate assistant strength and conditioning coach for Clemson University Football.
The wedding is planned for Jan. 20, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church in Sumter.
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The couple is registered at https://www.theknot.com/us/emily-tanner-and-drew-mcduffie-jan-2018