Calvin and Laura Walsh of Moravian Falls announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Catherine Abernethy of Hickory, to Aaron Mitchell Peacock, also of Hickory, the son of Chuck and Barbara Peacock of Charlotte. Miss Abernethy is also the daughter of the late Benjamin Abernethy.
The bride-elect is a 2010 graduate of Appalachian State University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and is employed by Gaston County Schools as a kindergarten teacher.
The prospective groom is a 2010 graduate of Appalachian State University with a bachelor’s degree in business management. He is employed by Federated Insurance Company as western North Carolina marketing representative.
A Jan. 27, 2018, 5 p.m. wedding is planned.