Tom and Nancy Collins, Gray, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katy Anne, to William Max Little III, son of Dr. and Mrs. William Max Little Jr., Fall Branch; and Dr. and Mrs. Stanley E. Vermillion, Gray.
The bride-elect is a 2002 graduate of Science Hill High School; and is a graduate of East Tennessee State University. She is employed by Holston Valley Medical Center.
She is a granddaughter of Joe and Ruth Quillen, Kingsport; and Hilda Collins, Johnson City, and the late Jimbo Collins.
Her fiancé is a 2002 graduate of Science Hill High School; and is a graduate of Milligan College, where he was a member of the baseball team from 2003-06. He is employed by Professional Baseball Umpire Corp.
He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. William M. Little Sr., Jefferson, N.C.; and Mr. and Mrs. George W. Darnell, North Wilkesboro, N.C.
The couple plan a private wedding for 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, at Boones Creek Christian Church.