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Royal and Joyce Tharpe of South Hill and David Pollock of Blackstone announced the engagement of their daughter, Krystal Leigh Pollock of South Hill to Robert Chad Patton of South Hill.
The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Anne Pollock of Blackstone and Mary Stables and the late Otis Thomas of South Hill.
The prospective groom is the father of Ella and Kira Patton. He is the son of the late Robert Patton of Galax, and Tim and Nancy Huff of Clarksville.
He is the grandson of the late Fred and Eva Patton of Galax and the late Sherman and Reba Jennings of Independence.
The bride-to-be is a graduate of Old Dominion University, where she received a bachelor of science degree in business administration and a double major in management and marketing. She is employed as assistant to the dean of nursing at Southside Virginia Community College.
The prospective groom is also a graduate of Old Dominion University, where he received his Ph.D. in community college leadership. He is dean of instruction at Southside Virginia Community College.
They plan to marry at 4 p.m. Oct. 26 at Clarksville Baptist Church in Clarksville.