Gawkins, Roach engagement announced

Mar. 09, 2014 @ 05:16 AM

Col. and Mrs. Michael and Jo-Ann Gawkins of Fayetteville announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie-Ann Marie Gawkins, to Dr. Bryan Patrick Roach, son of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin and Judith Roach of Raleigh. 

The bride-elect is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene. She is employed at Sandhills Pediatric and Family Dentistry in Sanford.

The groom-elect is  graduate of North Carolina State University with Bachelor of Science degrees in chemistry and biological sciences. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry.

Bryan is a captain in the United States Air Force Reserves.

He is the grandson of Mrs. Martha Roach of Forest City and the late James L. Roach.

Bryan is employed at the Fayetteville Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Fayetteville.

A November wedding is planned.