Announcement has been made of the engagement of Karleigh Joy Benedict and Adam S. King, both of Winston-Salem, N.C.
A Dec. 21 wedding at New Friends Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, is being planned.
Benedict is the daughter of Cindy and Dean Benedict, Hughesville. She graduated from Hughesville High School in 2005 and received a bachelor's degree in Bible and counseling from Piedmont International University, Winston-Salem, in 2012. She is employed by Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston-Salem, as an administrative assistant to law development.
King is the son of Bonnie and Bruce King, Clayton, N.C. He attended Clayton High School and received a bachelor's degree in Biblical studies from Piedmont International University, Winston-Salem, this year. He is employed by HH Gregg, Winston-Salem, as a customer service representative.