Overton and Gigandet
The engagement of Margaret Blanton Overton and Patrick Joseph Gigandet is announced today. The future bride is the daughter of Frank and Minnie Lou Overton of Signal Mountain. Parents of the future bridegroom are Jean Ballenger of Marietta, Ga., and Pat and Terri Gigandet of Wellington, Fla. The wedding is planned for Saturday, June 28, at Signal Mountain Presbyterian Church, where the bride-elect is a member. Miss Overton received a bachelor’s degree in sociology and communications from Furman University, a master’s degree in school counseling from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and a degree in counselor education from the University of Alabama. She is a counselor at Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School. Mr. Gigandet received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Tech. He is a project engineer for Wacker Chemical Corp. and is a member of First Baptist Church in Augusta, Ga.