Robert and Melissa Higginbotham, of Payson, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Paul Robert to Hillery M. Compton, daughter of James and Laureen Compton of Illinois.
Paul is a class of 2003 graduate of Payson High School and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in media studies from Judson University. He is currently working toward his masters of science in integrated marketing communications at Roosevelt University, in Chicago. He is currently employed at Anderson Animal Shelter in Illinois.
Hillery is a class of 2005 graduate at Larkin High School in Elgin, Ill. and is currently attending the University of Illinois to obtain her bachelor of science in psychology. She is employed at The Vines at Countryside, a nursing home in Elgin, Ill
A May wedding is planned in Elgin, Ill. followed by a June open house in Payson.