Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Scott Harbuck of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Leighton Owens Harbuck, to DeWitt Miles Jones, son of Dr. and Mrs. Miles Fredrick Jones of Point Clear.
Miss Harbuck is the granddaughter of Mrs. Edwin Charles Harbuck and the late Mr. Harbuck of Shreveport, La., and Mrs. Roland Clifford Smith III and the late Mr. Smith also of Shreveport. She is a graduate of the Capstone College of Nursing at the University of Alabama and is a member of Delta, Delta, Delta sorority. She was presented at The Ball of Roses.
Mr. Jones is the grandson of the late Dr. and Mrs. Ollie Oscar Jones of Fairhope, and Mrs. DeWitt Johnson Plyer and the late Mr. Plyer of Weogufka. He is a cum laude graduate of the Military College of South Carolina is a member of Kappa Alpha Order and Sigma Xi and was a four-year letterman and captain of the Citadel football team.
Miss Harbuck is a pediatric oncology nurse at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, S.C. Mr. Jones is an ecology research assistant at The Citadel.
The wedding is planned for Sept. 25, 2010.