Derrick and Chassity McClam announce the engagement of their daughter, Mariah Elizabeth McClam, to James Michael Will, son of Scott and Mary Anne Will, all of Sumter.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Martha Cribb and the late Nelson Cribb, Judy McClam and the late Johnny McClam, and the great-granddaughter of Mary Dukes and Penny Ewing, all of Sumter. She graduated from Laurence Manning Academy and attended the University of South Carolina Sumter. She is employed by Universal Blastco.

The bridegroom-elect is the grandson of Mary Ann Fuhr and the late John Fuhr of Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, and Joyce Will and the late John Will of Horsham, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Sumter High School. He is employed by TCO Construction.

The wedding is planned for October 2023 in Mayesville.


The couple is registered at and Simpson Hardware and Sports, 40 W. Wesmark Blvd., Sumter.