Announcements & Celebrations

Collins, Coppage

Dr. and Mrs. Bradford Scott Collins of Beaufort announce the engagement of their daughter, Allison Elizabeth Collins, to Benjamin Terrell Coppage of Manor, Ga.

Miss Collins is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Beaufort Duke IV, Mrs. Margaret Sue Collins, and the late Dr. Earnest Swindell Collins. The bride-elect received a B.A. in Communication Studies and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. Miss Collins will complete her Juris Doctorate at the University of South Carolina School of Law in May.

Mr. Coppage is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Daniel Coppage of Manor, Ga., He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Terrell Coppage and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Henry Inman, all of Waycross, Ga. The groom received a B.S. in Business Management from Clemson University and his Juris Doctorate from Mercer University School of Law. He currently practices law with Gibson and Associates, P.C. in Waycross.

The couple will be married at St. Helena Episcopal on June 18, 2011.