Robbie Shumate and Tammie McCarter Shumate of Millers Creek announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Brooke Shumate, also of Millers Creek, to Bryant Alan Matherly of Wilkesboro, the son of Chris Matherly and Stephanie Watson Matherly of Purlear.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Wilkes Community College with an associate’s degree in business administration. She is employed by the United States Postal Service in Collettsville.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Wilkes Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training. He is employed by the Caldwell County Sheriff’s Department as a deputy.
A Sept. 23, 2017, 1 p.m. wedding is planned at Calvary Baptist Church in North Wilkesboro.