Mr. And Mrs. C.E. Ward of Houston, Texas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Candice Denise Ward, to Mr. Harry Rax, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Rax, Sr., also of Houston, Texas.

Candice is a graduate of C.E. King High School and the University of Houston. Harry is a graduate of Lincoln High School, Florida and also a graduate of Tampa Bay University. He received his Master’s in political science. He also is a former U.S. Navy Seal.

On October 20, 2001, they will unite at Our Mother of Mercy Catholic Church. The ceremony will be followed by a private reception at Brady’s Landing.