Mike and Debi Hottel of Jonesboro, Ark., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kathryn, to Matthew Wayne Nixon, the son of David and Jeanne Nixon of Conway.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. Louise Rowsey and the late William F. Rowsey of Imboden, Ark., the late Louie Hottel of Jonesboro, and the late Sue and Phil Pierce of Forney, Texas.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Louise Wilcox and the late Dennis E. Wilcox of Conway, the late Eugene B. Nixon of Springhill, and the late James and Virginia Lee Gwatney Nixon Gray of Conway.
Miss Hottel attended Arkansas State University and is employed at The Academy at Riverdale in Little Rock.
Mr. Nixon is a senior at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and is employed at Mitchell Williams Law Firm in Little Rock.
The couple will exchange wedding vows at 4 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Jonesboro.
Invitations have been sent and friends and family are invited.
The reception will follow at the Elk’s Lodge in Jonesboro.