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Robert Verson Norton Jr. and Cathryn Homier

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John Henry and Bonnie Edith Ashcom Homier of Houston, Texas, announce the engagement of their daughter Cathryn Blake Ashcom Homier to Robert Verson Norton Jr., son of Robert Verson Norton Sr. and Kathryn Owen Norton of Gainesville.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late John and Waudean Homier, the late Elizabeth Ashcom and the late James Ashcom.

She is a 2005 graduate of M.B. Lamar High School in Houston, Texas. She graduated in 2009 from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, with a bachelor of business administration degree in marketing, and a bachelor of arts degree in English. She is employed as a marketing manager by Research Now in Denver, Colo.

The groom-elect is the grandson of Frank Kenimer and Betty Verson Norton of Gainesville, and David Clifton and Diane Carter Owen of Gainesville.

He is a 2004 graduate of Gainesville High School in Gainesville. He graduated in 2008 from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, with a bachelor of arts degree in economics. He is employed as director of business development by Saulsbury Industries in Denver, Colo.

The couple plan to wed Sept. 6, 2014, at San Sophia Overlook in Telluride, Colo.