Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Gentry announce the engagement of their daughter, Lucy, to Charles Holt Bates, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Bates of Nashville. The wedding is planned for the latter part of October.
The bride-elect received her education at David Lipscomb College and Murfreesboro State College.
He attended Georgia School of Technology in Atlanta, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree. He was released from active duty after four and a half years’ service in the United States Army, acting in the capacity of major in the Signal Corps. He is employed in the Engineering Department of Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company.