Mccants engagement

Lauren Gross and John McCants Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. John Lennard Gross Jr. of Myrtle Beach are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth Gross, to John Deryl McCants Jr. He is the son of John Deryl and Rebecca Wheeler McCants of Georgetown.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ms. Pauline Edge Bryant of Myrtle Beach and Mr. John Lennard Gross, and the late Mildred McNeil Gross of Myrtle Beach. She is a 2010 graduate of Calvary Christian School and 2014 graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. She is currently employed with Horry County Schools as a second-grade teacher.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John Taylor McCants of Georgetown and the late Mr. and Mrs. Earl Lee Wheeler of Andrews. He is a 2011 graduate of Georgetown High School and a 2015 graduate of the University of South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He is employed by International Paper as an Environmental Engineer.

The Gross-McCants wedding is planned for Nov. 16, 2019, at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church in Murrells Inlet.