WAKE FOREST — Joy Newhouse of Wake Forest announced the engagement of her daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Traynor, to Ben Chase Crabtree, of Wake Forest.
Ashley Traynor is also the daughter of Scott Traynor of Clayton, and the granddaughter of Neal and Elizabeth Newhouse of Wake Forest.
Ben Crabtree is the son of Ben and Nancy Crabtree of Wake Forest and the grandson of the late Betty Dixon Toler and Wade Toler of Youngsville; the late Bill Dixon of Salem, Va.; Jan Dixon of Florida and Lawrence and Louise Crabtree of Clayton.
Ashley Traynor has an associate degree in early childhood education and works for the Durham Bulls Baseball Club.
Ben Crabtree has an associate degree in criminal justice and works at Quality Construction Products.
The wedding will take place in Creedmoor May 20, 2017.