Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Alexander Temple Jr. of Powhatan, Va., announce the engagement of their daughter, Dawn Marie, to Benjamin Donald Robertson, son of the Rev. and Mrs. John William Robertson of Duluth, Ga.
The wedding will be held Saturday, Dec. 1, 2001, at 12:30 p.m. at Centralia Presbyterian Church in Chester, Va.
Miss Temple is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Alexander Temple of Chester and Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Thomas Kelleher of Richmond, Va.
The bride-elect is a graduate of LCB High School and received a bachelor's degree in art education from Virginia Commonwealth University of Virginia.
Mr. Robertson is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Donald John McLean of Meridian; Mrs. Charles Ray Robertson of Tupelo and the late Mr. Robertson.
The bridegroom-elect is a graduate of Tuscaloosa Academy and received a bachelor's degree in history from Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, Ga. He also studied at the Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Keble College, Oxford University, Oxford England.
While attending Covenant College, he was a member of the Maclellan Council and worked in Chattanooga Children's Ministries. He is employed by Christ Community Church in Thomasville, Ga.
A reception will be held at Wrexham Hall Manor House in Chester following the ceremony.