Mr. and Mrs. Alan Lee Anthony of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Grace Louise Anthony, to Keith Wallace Harrelson, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Royal Harrelson of Union City, Tenn.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mrs. James F. Anthony and the late Mr. Anthony of Trussville and Mr. and Mrs. Winston E. Chapman Sr. of Center Point.
Miss Anthony is a 2006 graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and a magna cum laude graduate of Auburn University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and political science. She was a member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority and of War Eagle Girls and Plainsmen and was a 2009 homecoming court attendant. She was presented at the 2008 Poinsettia Debutante Ball. Miss Anthony received her master’s degree in integrated marketing from New York University in May 2014 and is currently employed at Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC, one of the largest privately-held general contractors.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Royal C. Harrelson and the late Mr. Harrelson and the late Mr. and Mrs. William H. McDaniel, all of Oneonta.
Mr. Harrelson is a 2001 graduate of Union City High School and a 2005 graduate of Auburn University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in finance and was a member of Sigma Nu fraternity. He serves on the Family Promise of Birmingham Junior Board. Mr. Harrelson is a vice president at J. Smith Lanier & Co. in Birmingham, one of the oldest insurance brokerage firms in the U.S.
The couple met in 2011 when both were attending the Associated General Contractors of Alabama annual convention in Orange Beach.
The wedding is planned for Nov. 22 at the First Baptist Church of Birmingham.