The couple will be united in marriage on Oct. 11 in a 6 p.m. ceremony at Chateau Selah, Blountville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Hubert Watson of Cleveland and the late Reba Watson and Kenneth and Linda Wilds, also of Cleveland. She is the sister of Jessica Watson of Knoxville and Michael Watson of Johnson City.
Miss Watson is a 2012 graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor of science degree and received her master’s degree in speech-language pathology in 2014. She is employed by Hamblen County Schools as a speech language pathologist.
Mr. Collins is the grandson of JL and Edna Collins of Elizabethton and Bob and Jane LaPella of Johnson City. He is the brother of Sean Collins of Kingsport, and Alden Collins and Evan Collins, both of Johnson City.
He is a 2009 graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor of science degree, received his master’s of kinesiology and physiology in 2011 and in 2012, in LMU-ED.S program.
They are both members of Grace Fellowship Church.