Linda Lucas Laughlin of Lexington, S.C. and Drew and Jane Laughlin of Hilton Head Island, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Lucas Laughlin, to Derreck Edward Kishpaugh Mott. Derreck is the son of Seth and Teresa Mott of Summerville, S.C.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Marie L. Lucas and the late Master Sgt. Hollis C. Lucas Sr. (U.S. Air Force Ret.) of Lexington, S.C., Dorie Weiler and the late Col. Harold E. Weiler (U.S. Army Ret.) of Bluffton, S.C. and the late Edward S. Laughlin of San Jose, Calif. She is a 2006 graduate of Lexington High School and a 2010 graduate of St. Andrews Presbyterian College, where she earned a BA in Business Administration. She currently works at Camp Seafarer for Girls in Arapahoe, N.C.
The groom-elect is the grandson of Jerry and Jay Labar of Blairstown, N.J., and Howard K. Mott, also of Blairstown. He is a 2006 graduate of Summerville High School and is currently serving in the United States Army as an AH64D Apache helicopter crew chief. He is presently deployed overseas.
A wedding date has not been set.