Carol Lavin of Old Town, along with Annelle Soponis of Reading, Pa. and Gwynn Kidd of Quincy, are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their children, Allison Sandy Lavin and David Mento Kidd.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Ester C. Lavin of Reisterstown, Md., and is a graduate of Dixie County High School and Florida State University, where she double-majored in business management and human resource management. She is employed with Ideal Image as a guest service consultant.
The groom-elect s the grandson of the late Thomas B. and Jean Fletcher Kidd of Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, and Menton and Irene Soponis of Minersville, Pa. He is a 2000 graduate of Robert F. Munroe Day School and a 2004 graduate of the University of Florida, where he earned a food and resource economics degree. He is employed by U.S. Communities as a program manager.
The wedding is planned for March 6 at First Baptist Church in Gainesville, with a reception to follow at the Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club.