Grossner, Ferguson announce engagement
Heather Elaine Grossner, of Troy, and Justin Asbury Ferguson, of Knoxville, Tennessee, along with their parents, announce their engagement and pending marriage.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Linda Lloyd Bradberry, of Obion, Tennessee and Fred Grossner, of Martin, Tennessee. She is a 2006 graduate of Obion County Central High School and a 2010 graduate of The University of Tennessee at Martin, where she graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting and finance. While at UT Martin, she was a member of Chi Omega Fraternity and served as president in 2009. She is currently a third-year law student at The University of Tennessee College of Law.
The prospective groom is the son of Bernard and Brenda Ferguson, of Fines Creek, and Lorena Smith, of Lake Junaluska. His grandparents are the late Paul and Manella Ferguson, of Fines Creek, and the late Benjamin and Polly R. Smith, of Waynesville.
He is a 2001 graduate of Tuscola High School and a 2005 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where he graduated cum laude with a bachelor of science degree in agricultural science, with a minor in agricultural economics. He graduated summa cum laude with a master’s degree in agricultural economics, with a concentration in agribusiness, from The University of Tennessee in 2006. While at UT, he was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity and served as vice president – management and operations. He is employed as a field product specialist for AGCO Corporation, specializing in hay equipment and combines.