Carolyn Minton VanHouten of Hazen and Darrell VanHouten of Maumelle announce the engagement of their daughter Paige Caroline VanHouten to Preston Heath Hawkins.
The prospective bride is the granddaughter of Betty (Bea) White and the late Roy Minton of Hazen, Rudy and Rosetta VanHouten of Hazen, and Dean Gunnell of Maumelle. She graduated from the University of Arkansas Little Rock in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Speech Pathology. She will be attending the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Graduate School in the fall to pursue her master’s in Speech Pathology.
The prospective groom is the son of Dale and Carol Hawkins of Carlisle. He is the grandson of Dale Hawkins Sr. and the late Faye Hawkins of DeValls Bluff and the late Garland and Evelyn Cazer of Carlisle. He graduated from Arkansas State University in 2009 with a degree in Agriculture Business. He is a self-employed farmer.
The couple will exchange wedding vows at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 at Calvary Baptist Church in Hazen. The couple plans to reside in Carlisle.