Mr. and Mrs. James Lawrence Ruane III are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Virginia Isabelle Ruane, to Stephen Jennings White, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Jennings White, Sr. of Charleston, South Carolina.
Isabelle is the granddaughter of Mrs. Charles Edward Zeigler, Sr. and the late Mr. Charles Edward Zeigler, Sr. of Charlotte, North Carolina (formerly of Gastonia, North Carolina) and the late Mr. and Mrs. James Lawrence Ruane, Sr. of Uniontown, Pennsylvania.
Isabelle is a graduate of Virginia Episcopal School and Wake Forest University, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. She was presented at the 2009 Gastonia Debutante Ball, the 2010 Charlotte Guild Debutante Ball and the 2010 North Carolina Debutante Ball sponsored by the Terpsichorean Club of Raleigh. Isabelle is employed by Wake Forest University in the Office of University Development in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Stephen is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Leland James White, Sr. of Charleston, South Carolina and the late Mr. and Mrs. John Westcott Stewart of Charlottesville, Virginia. He is a graduate of Woodberry Forest School, the University of Georgia, and Wake Forest University School of Law. Stephen is an associate attorney at Ott Cone & Redpath, P.A. in Greensboro, North Carolina.
A wedding is planned for July, 2017, at Myers Park Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, North Carolina.