Lee and Patsy Attaway announce of Braselton the engagement of their daughter, Laura Leigh Attaway of Braselton, to Richard Michael Pityer Jr. of Hoschton, son of Elaine Pityer of Lilburn, and Rick Pityer of Sunrise, Fla.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Holland McEver, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Attaway. She is employed by the Jackson County Board of Education.

The future groom is the grandson of Selma Harkleroad of Rossville, the late Mr. and Mrs. Guy Trawick, and the late G.M. Pityer. He is employed by 1st Class Roll Off in Buford.

The wedding is planned for Dec. 29 at Hoschton First Baptist Church.