First Posted: 5/8/2009
Andrew James and April Clark, both of Hickory, announce the engagement of their daughter, Gabrielle Abbie Kahlian James of Raleigh, to Ashton Nicholas Slate, of Raleigh, son of Kent Slate of Mount Airy and Sharon Molleur of Statesville.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Hickory High School and East Carolina University. She is a high school teacher at Wake Forest-Rolesville in Wake Forest.
The groom-elect is a graduate of East Surry High School in Pilot Mountain, East Carolina University and the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. He is employed by The Wooten Company, a Raleigh-based engineering firm.
A November 2009 wedding is planned.