Jay and Kathy King of Le Mars, announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Brandi Ann King, to Clayton Emry Brunson, son of Dennis and Mary Beth Brunson of College Station, Texas. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Bob and Louise Downey of Sunrise Beach, Mo., and Mel and Jean King of Moville, and Maria Blue of Las Vegas, Nev. The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Audrey Wiley and the late Elwood Wiley of Los Fresnos, Texas and Dorothy Brunson and the late T.C. Brunson of Troup, Texas.
The couple will exchange vows on Aug. 9, 2008, at 3:30 p.m. at the gazebo at Foster Park in Le Mars, with the reception following at the Le Mars Convention Center.
Brandi graduated from Le Mars Community High School and is currently pursuing a degree in maritime studies with a minor in maritime administration.
Clay, a Bryan High School graduate, is studying maritime administration with a minor in Economics. Both attend Texas A&M University at Galveston and expect to graduate in December 2008.