Sylvia D. Holland of Sumter and Ulysses Mack of Manning announce their engagement.

The bride-elect is the daughter of John and Maggie Brantley of Elloree and the granddaughter of Ms. Betty J. Brantley of Elloree and the late Issac Brantley Jr. and the late Carrie Goodwin and the late Arthur Huggins. She graduated from Elloree High School and attended Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College in Orangeburg and Central Carolina Technical College in Sumter. She is employed by Apex Tools in Sumter.

The bridegroom-elect is the son of Ms. Veola Mack of Manning and the late George Mack and the grandson of the late Mose and Alma McKinney and the late Rufus and Sue Mack. He graduated from Manning High School. He is employed by Kaydon of Sumter and has served in the Army National Guard for 12 years.

The wedding is planned for Nov. 25, 2017, at The Cypress Center at McLeod Health (The Zone), Manning.