The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Calvin and Evelyn McDowell of Anniston and Joann Brim of Smyrna, Tenn., and the late James T. Brim Sr.
Miss Brim is a 2006 graduate of Weaver High School and a 2010 graduate of Jacksonville State University. She is employed by UAB Hospital.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Christine Watkins of Alabama City and the late Mack Watkins and the late Bruce and Sally Parris formerly of Jacksonville.
Mr. Parris is a 2005 graduate of Glencoe High School; a 2009 graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a 2013 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He is employed by the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
The wedding will be March 23, 2014.