Mr. and Mrs. Julius Carey Highsmith Jr. of Gainesville announce the engagement of their daughter Miss Katherine Lee Highsmith to Mr. Nathan Frank Crumley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Cecil Crumley of Gainesville.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Eugene Talmadge Drinkard of Atlanta, and Mr. and Mrs. Julius Carey Highsmith Sr. of Cleveland.
She is a 2003 graduate of Gainesville High School. She graduated in 2007 from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor's degree in journalism. She is employed as an anchor/reporter by Jacobs Media in Gainesville.
The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Frank Wiegand of Gainesville, and Mrs. Cecil Nathan Crumley and the late Mr. Cecil Nathan Crumley of Cleveland.
He is a 2002 graduate of Lakeview Academy in Gainesville. He graduated in 2006 from Clemson University with a bachelor's degree in agricultural mechanization and business. He is co-owner of M&R Rental and Equipment Sales in Gainesville.
The couple plan to wed May 19, 2012, at Hanging Rock Farm in Lula.