The engagement and forthcoming marriage of Kimberly Lauren Wilkinson and Gregory P. Cotten II is being announced by the bride’s parents, Richard and Kim Wilkinson. The prospective bridegroom is the son of Greg and Sherry Cotten of Rock Island, and Charles and Rita Hamilton.
The couple will wed June 18 in a ceremony at The Big Red Barn in Beersheba Springs.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of George and Billie Dean Christian, and Wayne and Wanda Wilkinson of Springfield. She is a Warren County High School graduate, and is currently a student at Tennessee Tech University, majoring in elementary education. She will graduate in the spring of 2017.
Mr. Cotten’s grandparents are Billy Joe and Linda Cope, Marie and the late Paul L. Cotten, Faye and Jackie Gunter of Woodbury, and the late Ray and Lois Hamilton. He is a WCHS graduate, and earned a bachelor’s degree in English from TTU. He is employed as a teacher and football coach at Goodpasture Christian School in Nashville.