James Ellison of St. Petersburg.
Miss Crane is a 2004 graduate of Rome High School and a 2008 graduate of Eckerd College with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology. She is employed by Rhonda Shear Enterprises in St. Petersburg where she serves as business and marketing director.
The bride-elect is the sister of David Crane of Washington, D.C., Banks Crane of Deland, Fla. and step-sister of Jeremy Corbett of Atlanta, Christopher Corbett Esq. of Atlanta and Leigha Corbett of Rome. She is the granddaughter of Sophie Crane of Nashville, Tenn., as well as the late Dr. Paul Crane, the late Dr. Frank Creel and the late Beverly Creel.
Ellison is a 1998 graduate of Zama High School in Camp Zama, Japan. He has an Associate of Applied Science degree in Automotive Service Management Technology from Pensacola Junior College and serves as an Aerospace Propulsion Technician in the U.S. Air Force Reserves.
The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Ellison of Oahu, Hawaii and Mr. and Mrs. Ellsworth Townsend of Lakeland, Fla. He is the brother of Benjamin Ellison of Tampa, Fla., the step-brother of Katrina Ellison of Indiana and the half brother of Bud Townsend of Blacksburg, Va.
The ceremony is planned for Saturday, June 23, 2012 at the Sirata Beach Resort in St. Petersburg Beach.