Johnathan is the grandson of the late I.J. (Gee) and Lucy Richardson of Lexington, and the late Jessie Engledow of Wichita Falls and Wanda Ice of Stonewall, OK. Ashley is the granddaughter of Rachel Gonzales and the late Juan Gonzales, and Irene Noack and the late Clarence Noack, both of Giddings.
Johnathan is a 2007 graduate of Lexington High School, and is a member of the United States Army. He deployed with the 10th Mountain Division in Operation Enduring Freedom 2009-2010. He has been awarded a Combat Infantry Badge and other accommodation medals. He is currently stationed at Ft. Hood, Texas with the 504th Military Intelligence Brigade. He is now preparing to deploy back to Operation Enduring Freedom 2011-2012.
Ashley is a 2007 graduate of Giddings High School, and is currently attending Texas A&M University. She is actively involved in Phi Beta Lambda and the American Marketing Association. She will graduate in May 2011 from the Mays Business School with a B.B.A. in Marketing.
Vows will be exchanged March 12, 2011, and the couple will make their home at Ft. Hood in Killeen, Texas.