Bobby Zane and Sandy Atkinson of West Paducah announce the engagement of their daughter, Heidi Kay Atkinson, to Theodore Edwin Davies, son of Dr. Theodore E.C. and Debra Davies of Paducah.
Miss Atkinson is the granddaughter of Betty Vandevelde of Paducah, and the late Bill and Charlene Atkinson. She is a 2003 graduate of Heath High School and a 2008 cum laude graduate of Murray State University with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. In 2011, she graduated from Union University in Jackson, Tenn., with a master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner. She is employed by the Orthopaedic Institute of Western Kentucky as an advanced practice registered nurse.
Mr. Davies is the grandson of Elizabeth R. Davies of Barbourville and the late Dr. Theodore R. Davies, and the late Marlin and Polly Hultman. He is a 2004 graduate of Paducah Tilghman High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Mississippi in 2008. In 2010, he was awarded his master’s of health administration degree from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green. He is employed as project analyst at Baptist Health Paducah.
Wedding vows will be exchanged Saturday, Aug. 24 at Broadway United Methodist Church in Paducah.