Kelly Susan Smith of Greeley, Colorado and Matthew J. Thompson, formerly of Culbertson, Nebraska and now of Greeley, announce their engagement and upcoming wedding.
Parents of the couple are Sylvia J. Chinn of Greeley and the late Robert C. Chinn and the late D.J. And Joye Thompson.
The bride-to-be graduated Greeley Central High School 1986, from Aims Community College in 1989 with an Associate of Liberal Arts degree and from Travel Trade School 1987. She is pursuing additional education in early childhood education and is a substitute teacher.
The prospective bridegroom graduated from Culbertson High School 1980, from McCook Community College 1982, from the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 1985 with a Bachelors degree in secondary education and pursued graduate studies at the University of Nebraska. He is employed as general manager of F&S Petroleum.
An Oct. 14, 2012, wedding is planned at Faith Bible Baptist Church in Greeley.
A honeymoon is planned for Las Vegas and San Diego, with the couple returning to the home they purchased.