AUSTINTOWN -- Plans for the summer wedding her daughter, Sabrina Searcy, and Thomas Benford, both of 2121 Harrison, Panama City Fla., are being announced by Saundra Searcy, 4882 Westchester Drive.
Parents of the future groom are Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Benford, 3066 Lynwood, Warren.
The couple will extend invitations for their wedding to be held at 5 p.m. Aug. 24 on the beach at Pelican in the Bay and for their reception afterward at Pelican in the Bay Resort, both in Panama City.
Miss Searcy, also a daughter of the late Paris Searcy, graduated from Kent State University with a degree in physical therapy. She is employed at Bay Medical Hospital, Panama City.
Mr. Benford served nine years with the U.S. Army and is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War. He is a employed in maintenance for Bay County in Panama City.