Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hensley of Marion, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Danielle Hensley, to Blake Tyler Cason, both of Raleigh, N.C Blake is the son of Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Rick and Deborah Thornburg Cason of Glennville, Ga. Mrs. Cason is formerly of Chesapeake, Ohio.
Miss Hensley is currently employed as a teacher with Wake County School System. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor's degree in marketing and master's degree in teaching.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Kathy Hunt of Old Fort, N.C., and the late Grant Hunt, David Hensley of Marion, N.C., and the late Thelma Hensley.
Mr. Cason is currently employed as a Insurance Adjuster with Auto Owners. He graduated from Wayne Community College and is enrolled with Liberty University pursuing a bachelor's degree.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. June Thornburg of Glennville, formerly of Chesapeake, Ohio, and the late Charles Thornburg, and Rev. and Mrs. Mance Cason of Morehead City, N.C.
The wedding is planned for June 29, 2013, at The Frank H. Kenan Chapel at Landfall, Wilmington, N.C.