Rebecca Gray and Jason Washington announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Robert Gray of Hull.
The prospective groom is the son of Deborah Byrdsong of Jacksonville, Florida and Joe Brown of Burnham.
Miss Gray graduated from Payson-Seymour High School in 2009. She is a 2013 graduate of Quincy University with a bachelor of science in music education. She is a kindergarten through 12th grade music teacher at Dongola School.
Mr. Washington graduated from De La Salle Institute in Chicago in 1998 and is a 2002 graduate of University of Chicago with a bachelor of arts in economics. He is a customer advocate for Health Care Service Corporation.
A July 15, 2017, wedding in Hull United Methodist Church is planned.