John and Joan Willis, Erwin, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Rachel Marie Willis, to Landon Marshall Ayers, son of Tim and Beverly Ayers, Erwin. The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Unicoi County High School and a 2006 graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor of science degree in early childhood education. She is employed by the Elizabethton City Schools as an elementary teacher. She is the granddaughter of Geri Arnold, Erwin, and Imogene Willis, Erwin, and the late Harley Willis. Her fiance is a 2002 graduate of Unicoi County High School and a 2006 graduate of East Tennessee State University where he earned a bachelor of science degree in criminal justice. He is the grandson of June Masters, Erwin, and the late Howard and Betty Ayers, and the late Tom Masters. The couple will be married Saturday, June 26, 2010, in a 2 p.m. open-church wedding at Marvin’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Johnson City.