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Maximilian Miller and Erin Keese

Gary and Debbie Hinthorne of Braselton announce the engagement of their daughter Erin Taylor Keese to Maximilian Jennings Miller, son of Dan and Bobbie Miller of Lilburn.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Patricia Taylor Leonard and Harvey and Thea Keese, all of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and the late Joseph Bartus.

She is a 2002 graduate of Collins Hill High School in Suwanee. She attended Georgia State University in Atlanta. She is employed by THW Design in Atlanta.

The groom-elect is the grandson of the late Bernard and Virginia Pugar and the late Louis and Nathella Miller.

He is a graduate of Parkview High School in Lilburn. He graduated from Georgia Southern University in Statesboro with a bachelor's degree in accounting. He is employed in travel related software technical sales with TRX Inc. in Atlanta.

The couple plan a beach wedding Oct. 16, 2008, in Key Largo, Fla.