The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mac and Bobbie Poston of Graysville, Ga., and Helen Haywood of Anniston and the late Ed Haywood.
Miss Haywood is a graduate of Ohatchee High School and Gadsden State Cosmetology School. She is employed by Studio Elite.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Johnny Bowden of Ohatchee and the late Wynelle Bowden and Jewel Long of Ohatchee and the late James Long.
Mr. Bowden is a graduate of Ohatchee High School. He is employed by the United States Postal Service.
The wedding will be 5 p.m. Oct. 17, 2009, at The Foundation Ranch.