Mr. and Mrs. Allen Shariett of Decatur, Ala., are pleased to announce the engagement of their niece, Kelly Gorton, to Lee Parris, son of Mr. Tim Parris and the late Mrs. Patti Parris of Dallas.
The bride is a 2001 graduate of Decatur High School. She received a Bachelor of Art in arts management from the College of Charleston in 2005 and a Master of Retailing from the University of South Carolina. Kelly is a senior merchandise planner for Neiman Marcus.
The groom is a 2004 graduate of Highland Park High School. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from Oklahoma State University in 2008. Lee is president and owner of DragonFly Sales and Marketing, an outdoor sports sales agency.
The couple plan to marry April 13, 2013, on the front lawn of Boone Hall Plantation in Charleston, S.C.