James Whitley of Spring Hope and Debbie Pettiway-Whitley of Kenly announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Alexia R. Whitley of Kenly to Ulysseus C. Walker of Raleigh.
Ms. Whitley is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Pettiway of Kenly and William Henry Whitley of Fremont and the late Hazel Whitley of Wilson.
The bride-elect is a graduate of North Johnston High School and a graduate of Winston-Salem State University with a bachelor of arts in sociology and a minor in social welfare. She earned her masters of social work from North Carolina Central University. She is employed as a school worker for Durham Public Schools at Lowe’s Grove Middle School.
Her fiancé is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Walker of Raleigh. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. James Hayes of Durham and the late Mr. and Mrs. Winston Banks Walker of Fuquay Varina.
He is a 2008 graduate of Wakefield High School and is a member of the United States Marine Corps. He is employed as an Operational Director for PDQ in Fayetteville.
The wedding will take place on June 9, 2018 at Hinnant Farms Vineyard in Pine Level.