Doug and Ruth Harper of Lawrenceville announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Marie Harper of Lawrenceville, to David Ryan Hunter of Dallas, son of Randy and Charlotte Hunter of Dallas.

The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Harriett Stewart of Atlanta and the late B.E. Stewart and Doug and Anne Harper of Carnesville. She is a 2001 graduate of Central Gwinnett High School, a 2005 graduate of the University of Georgia, and a 2008 graduate of Mississippi State University. She is employed by the Weather Channel in Atlanta.

The future groom is the grandson of the late Roger and Marcell Bishop and Betty Hunter of Powder Springs and the late Jack Hunter. He is a 2000 graduate of Paulding County High School and is completing a degree in banking and finance at the University of Georgia. He is employed by Bank of America.

The wedding is planned for Oct. 18 at Druid Hills Baptist Church in Atlanta.