Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Joseph Lamas of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Maria Lamas, to John Charles Cordera Jr, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Charles Cordera of Germantown.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Verne Lamas of Biloxi and the late Harold Lamas of Biloxi, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Roy L. Arnold Sr. of Taylorsville.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cordera of Memphis, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Montesi of Germantown
Miss Lamas is a 2012 graduate of St. Joseph Catholic School. She received a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies at Mississippi State University where she was a member of the Chi Omega Fraternity. She completed her master’s degree in school counseling and guidance services from the University of Southern University in 2019.
Cordera is a 2013 graduate of St. Benedict at Auburndale Catholic School in Memphis. He received a bachelor’s degree in finance with a concentration in risk management insurance at Mississippi State University in 2017 followed by his master’s degree in business administration in 2018. At State, he was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. He is a financial Analyst at FedEx Express in Memphis.
The couple will exchange vows May 30 at St. Richard Catholic Church. A reception will follow at The South Warehouse.