Jill and Kerry de Vallette of Dunwoody are delighted to announce the engagement of their son, John Abbott, to Miss Victoria (Torry) Lin Seward.
John is the grandson of Mrs. Joan Abbott and the late Mr. Frank Beall Abbott most recently of Ocala, Fla. and the late Mrs. Muriel de Vallette and the late Mr. Alex Boris of Knoxville, Tenn.
Mr. de Vallette attended both University of Mississippi and Georgia Southern University where he earned a B.S. in political science with minor studies in military science and international studies. He is currently employed with MSC Charleston, an import export firm. Mr. de Vallette also holds a license as an airline transport pilot and is a certified flight instructor.
Torry is the daughter of Cathy and Kenneth Seward of Effingham, and the granddaughter of Mrs. Marie Greenway Whitlock and the late Rev. Ernest Greenway, and the late Mr. Winfrey Whitlock, all of Effingham.
Seward attended Georgia Southern University and earned her B.S. in multimedia communications. She is currently the afternoon drive time host on Nash FM 96.9 in Charleston, S.C. The wedding will be held on Feb. 25, 2017, at the Pavilion at Pepper Plantation near Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
The couple will reside in Charleston.