Mr. and Mrs. Rick Martin announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Kristen Rene' to Andrew Eckman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Eckman of Thayer, Mo.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Thayer High School and will graduate from Southwest Baptist School of Nursing on May 17. The groom is a 2005 graduate of Thayer High School and is employed by Lowe's in Springfield, Mo. He is currently enrolled at Missouri Sate University in Springfield, Mo.
The couple will be married Saturday, May 26 at 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Thayer.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend. The couple will reside in Springfield.