Mr. and Mrs. Leon Timothy Amerson of Sumter announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Jennifer Lynn Amerson of Sumter, to Mr. Nathan Gary Martin of Camden. Nathan is the son of Mrs. Mandy Mathis Sanders of Camden and the late Mr. Randy Sanders and Mr. Philip Gary Martin of Murrells Inlet.
The bride-elect is the grandaughter of Mrs. Linda C. Amerson of Sumter and the late Mr. Leon Tillman Amerson; Mrs. Annetter J. Alexander also of Sumter and the late Mr. Kenneth Alexander and the late Reverend Reginald C. Thames, Jr.
Jennifer is a graduate of Thomas Sumter Academy. She attended the University of South Carolina in Sumter and is currently attending Central Carolina Technical College majoring in Health Science.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Mrs. Jo Ann R. Mathis of Camden and the late Mr. Harold E. Mathis, Sr.; Mrs. Lucy M. Martin of Lexington and the late Mr. Vurden D. Martin. Nathan is a graduate of Camden High School and attended Spartanburg Methodist College and Central Carolina Technical College. He also served in the South Carolina Army National Guard for six years. He is the sports director/broadcaster for WPUB/WCAM radio station in Lugoff, S.C.
The wedding is planned for January 12, 2013, at First Baptist Church in historic Camden.