Mr. and Mrs. James Andrew Watson of Birmingham announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Blake Watson, to Michael Patrick Roy, son of Ms. Marianne Griffin of Birmingham and Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Roy of Vancouver, B.C.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Joseph Thornton of Birmingham and Mrs. Frances Hart Watson and the late Mr. Watson of Brewton.
Miss Watson is a graduate of Mountain Brook High School and the University of Georgia, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. She is employed in Birmingham at United Way of Central Alabama.
The prospective groom is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Richard Griffin of Tulsa, Okla., and the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Cecil Roy of Winthrop, Mass.
Mr. Roy is a graduate of Mountain Brook High School and the University of Alabama, where he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta. He is employed in Birmingham at Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services.
The wedding will be Jan. 25.