Mr. and Mrs. Steven Charles Underdown announce the engagement of their daughter, Christiana Lynn Underdown, all of Hickory, N.C., to Walter Joseph Cantwell of Mt. Pleasant.

The wedding is planned for 5:30 p.m. April 25, 2015, at First Presbyterian Church in Hickory.

Miss Underdown is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Parks Cornelius Underdown Jr. and Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lee Vanderberry, all of Hickory.

She is a 2006 graduate of Hickory High School. She received a bachelorís degree in exercise science in 2010 and is a doctoral candidate for physical therapy at Elon University this year.

Mr. Cantwell is the son of John Walter Cantwell of Aiken and the late Sandra Plyler Cantwell. He is the grandson of Mrs. Mary H. Plyler of Lancaster and the late Chalmers Plyler and of the late Mr. and Mrs. John H. Cantwell.

He is a 2003 graduate of South Aiken High School. He received a bachelorís degree in religious studies from the University of South Carolina in 2007 and a master of divinity from Duke University in 2011. He is the lead pastor at Point Hope United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant.