Vanessa L. Buford-Squirrell and Gary Blair of Houston announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Christina L. Blair of Killeen, to Curtiz Mathis of Harker Heights, son of Fonda Mathis and Victor Parham of Virginia Beach, Va., and Chicago, Ill.
The bride-elect is a captain in the U.S. Army. She is the granddaughter of Dorothy Buford of Killeen.
The bridegroom-elect is a U.S. Army veteran and university student.
The couple plans a May 5, 2017, wedding in Austin.