The parents of Jessica Jean Gatz and the parents of Joshua Rees Frye are proud to announce their marriage engagement. Jessica is the daughter of Greg and Dana Gatz of Hillsborough, N.C., the granddaughter of George and Joan Gatz of Florida, and the granddaughter of Harvey and Jean Deere of New York. Jessica is a 2014 graduate of North Carolina State University where she majored in Nutrition. She is currently a nutrition assistant at a diet center in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Josh is the son of Scott and Amy S. Sawyers and Jackie Frye of Mount Airy, the grandson of the late Gene and Margaret Frye of Mount Airy, the grandson of the late Bob and Sylvia Canaday, and Rom Simmons of Mount Airy, and also the grandson of Jack and the late Rachel Sawyers. Josh was a 2008 graduate from Mount Airy High School and also a 2013 graduate from North Carolina State University where he majored in Agriculture Business. He is currently a sales manager of Trugreen Lawn Care in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
The couple is planning a September 2016 wedding in Chapel Hill.