Miss Heitmann and Wells planning February 18 wedding in Highlands

Mr. and Mrs. Richard John Heitmann of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Tina Louise Heitmann, to Graham Maxwell Wells, son of Patricia Penn Harreld of Madison, and Maxwell Mitchell Wells of Canton.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Hans Walter Budke, and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Heitmann, all of Brooklyn, N.Y. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lester Alexander Penn and the late Dr. and Mrs. Mitchell Berry Wells, all of Canton.

Miss Heitmann is a graduate of St. Andrew’s Episcopal School and the University of Mississippi where she received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing and public relations. At Ole Miss, she was a Chancellor’s List and Dean’s List scholar and a member of Chi Omega fraternity. Miss Heitmann received her master’s of business administration from Millsaps College in 2009. She is a member of the Junior League of Jackson, serves as the president-elect of the St. Andrew’s Episcopal School Alumni Board of Directors, and is a project manager for Mississippi Interactive, LLC in Jackson.

Wells is a graduate of Canton Academy. He was graduated from Mississippi State University with a bachelor’s degree in management of construction and land development. At State, Wells was a Dean’s List scholar and a member of Kappa Alpha Order. Currently he is associated with J.D. Johnson Realty and Investment in Madison. He also serves on the Canton Chamber of Commerce board of directors.


The couple will exchange vows February 18 at The Farm at Old Edwards Inn in Highlands, N.C.



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