Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Wallace – Wood Engagement
Linnč Baldwin Wallace of Salisbury is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Emily Blair Wallace of Winston-Salem, to Dr. Benjamin Chadwick Wood, also of Winston-Salem.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Charlie James Wallace, Jr., and granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charlie James Wallace, Sr., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Arlie Stancil Baldwin, Jr., of Rockingham. A 2004 graduate of West Rowan High School, Emily graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in 2008 and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Nurse Anesthesia through the UNCG program at Wake Forest Baptist Health. A member of Sigma Alpha Lambda honor society, she is a Registered Critical Care Nurse at Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston-Salem.
The groom is the son of Lu Anne and Jeffrey Wood of Winston-Salem and the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Benny Wood of Tobaccoville and Ms. Jo Anne Atkins Chadwick and the late Rev. Claude Truett Chadwick of Winston-Salem. A 1999 graduate of Forsyth Country Day School, Ben graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2003 and Wake Forest University School Of Medicine in 2007. A member of Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha honor societies, he is a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery resident at Wake Forest Baptist Health.
The couple will marry Aug. 6 at First United Methodist Church in Salisbury.