Bobby and Elaine Sturgill of Kingsport are excited to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Kristin Leigh Sturgill to Keith Stephen Parker.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Geraldine Sturgill and the late Rev. Jack Sturgill of Kingsport, and J.L. and Joy Leonard of Mount Carmel, Tenn. Kristin is a graduate of Sullivan Central High School and received a bachelor of science degree in mass communications from East Tennessee State University in 2004. She is employed as a Corporate Communications representative at Eastman Chemical Company.
Keith is the son of Steve and Melissa Parker of Fredericksburg, Va. He is the grandson of the late Meryl and Vennie Parker of Kingsport and the late Benton and Geneva Thompson of Knoxville, Tenn. Keith is a graduate of Massaponax High School in Fredericksburg and received a master of science degree in industrial and systems engineering from Virginia Tech in 2005. He is employed as a supervisor in Information Technology at Eastman Chemical Company.
The couple is looking forward to a destination wedding on Aug. 30, 2013.