Mrs. Nancy Nixon Nance of Orangeburg announces the engagement of her daughter, Catherine Lee Nance of Atlanta, to Robert Lee Buchanan, III, of Aiken, son of The Honorable and Mrs. Robert Lee Buchanan, Jr., of Aiken. Miss Nance is also the daughter of Mr. James Drayton Nance of Aiken. The wedding is planned for February 8th, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church, Beaufort.

The bride-elect is a maternal granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Nixon of Starr and a paternal granddaughter of Mrs. Drayton Luther Nance of North and the late Doctor Drayton Luther Nance.

She is a 2000 graduate of Orangeburg Preparatory Schools, Inc. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. She is employed by Novelis Inc. as a Certified Public Accountant.

The bridegroom-elect is a maternal grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Bartram Robeson, Jr., of Greenwood and a paternal grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Buchanan of Aiken.

He is a 1999 graduate of Aiken High School. He is a graduate of Presbyterian College with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from The Medical University of South Carolina and practices dentistry in Aiken.