Mr. and Mrs. Hank Harrington of Houston announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Kathrine Nelson, to M. Coty Cox, son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Davis III and Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Cox of Forest.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Harrington of Houston and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Thomas of Houston.
Ms. Nelson is an honors graduate of Houston High School and a summa cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She is employed as a second grade teacher at Houston Lower Elementary School.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. G.W. Davis and the late Mrs. Annie Laurie Davis of Forest and the late Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Cox of Forest.
Mr. Cox is an honors graduate of Forest High School and East Central Community College. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Eduation from Mississippi State University. Coty is employed as a high school history teacher with the Houston School District and serves as defensive coordinator for the Houston Hilltopper football program.
The couple will exchange vows in a private ceremony on November 23, 2013 at 6 p.m. and a private reception will follow.