Mike and Alice Lawrence of Grass Valley are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Shawn Lawrence, to Alison Pettit of Reno, Nev.
The future bride’s parents are Bruce and Elena Pettit of McKinleyville, Calif.
The bride graduated from McKinleyville High School and went on to earn a degree in registered nursing at Butte College.
She is currently employed by Renown Hospital in Reno.
The future groom graduated from Bear River High School in 2003 and earned his associate of science degree in fire fighting from Sierra College.
He is currently working for the Sacramento City Fire Department.