Ms. Tracie Dana Sykes of Sumter and Mr. and Mrs. William Howard Johnson of Manning announce the engagement of their daughter, Dinah Davis Johnson of Sumter, to Christopher Derek Lee of Sumter, son of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Leroy Lee of Manning.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Vann Sykes of Manning, Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Henry Jackson of Springfield, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Newell Johnson. She graduated from Myrtle Beach High School and Presbyterian College in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She is employed by DSM Nutritional Products of Kingstree.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Mary Beth Anderson of Manning and the late Mr. James Watson Anderson and the late Mr. Leroy and Mrs. Brenda Hodge Lee. He graduated from Manning High School and attended the University of South Carolina, later receiving his associate degree. He is employed by Healogics Wound Healing Center at Prisma Health Tuomey in Sumter.

The wedding is planned for Jan. 16, 2021, in Sumter.