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Michael Dale and Crystal Chastain

Charles and Dendia Chastain of Talking Rock announce the engagement of their daughter Crystal Lynn Chastain to Michael Shane Dale, son of Catherine Moss of Gainesville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ellis and Mae Owens of Ranger and Wade and Georgia Chastain of Talking Rock.

She is a 2000 graduate of Pickens High School in Jasper. She graduated in 2004 from Reinhardt College in Waleska with a bachelor's degree in biology. She received an associate's degree in nursing from North Georgia College & State University in Dahlonega in 2008. She is employed as a registered nurse with Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Lee and Mary Worley of Gainesville.

He is a 1994 graduate of North Hall High School in Gainesville. He is employed as a deputy with the Hall County Sheriff's Office in Gainesville. He is a volunteer with the American Red Cross.

The couple plan to wed Sept. 13, 2008, in Flowery Branch.