Mr. and Mrs. John Clemson Duckworth III of Vestavia Hills announce the engagement of their daughter, Frances Celeste Duckworth, to Matthew Daniel Outlaw, son of Mr. and Mrs. Darryl Alan Outlaw Sr.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alan Vaughan Kaufman of Vestavia Hills and Mr. and Mrs. John Clemson Duckworth Jr. of Tuscaloosa as well as Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Morris Stern of Birmingham.
Miss Duckworth is a 2010 graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and a 2014 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama, where she was a member of the University Honors Program and received a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. Miss Duckworth is a fifth- grade teacher at Vestavia Hills Elementary Central.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mrs. Sara Marie Turkiewicz and the late Mr. Witold Wladyslaw Turkiewicz of Birmingham and Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Dan Outlaw of Jackson.
Mr. Outlaw is a 2009 graduate of Briarwood Christian School and a 2013 summa cum laude graduate of the University of Alabama, where he was a member of the University Honors Program and the Computer-based Honors Program and received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering. Mr. Outlaw is a student at University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry. He will graduate in the spring of 2017.
The wedding is planned for Oct. 11.