Mr. and Mrs. Michael James Dufour of Meridian announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Marie, to John Taylor Moore, son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Tazwell Moore of Lakeland, Fla.
The wedding will be Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at 6 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Meridian.
Miss Dufour is the granddaughter of the late Reginald John Dufour Sr. and Catherine M. Dufour of Meridian, the late George Henry Belvin of Meridian and the late Daisy Eldridge Torbush.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Lamar High School and attended Mississippi State University.
While at MSU, she majored in floriculture and ornamental horticulture, and retail floristry management.
Mr. Moore is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Thomas Moore of Starkville, and the late Mr. and Mrs. Taylor White Lowrimore of Aberdeen.
The bridegroom-elect is a graduate of Washington High School and received a degree in agronomy, golf and sports turf management from Mississippi State University.
While at MSU, he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity, Golf Course Superintendents Association of America and Mississippi State University Turf Club.
Mr. Moore is employed by The Country Club of Birmingham.
A reception will be held at Meridian Little Theatre following the ceremony.