Mr. and Mrs. Guy White and Mr. Randy Parker proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Brooke Parker to Jacob Anthony Thompson.

Jacob is the son of Mr. & Mrs. Jimmy Thompson, of Apalachicola.

Krista’s grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Emory (Dink) Bailey, and Ms. Barbara Parker Hudspeth and the late Donald Parker, all of Port St. Joe. Jacob's grandparents are Ms. Shirley Gunn Lightcap and the late Ollie Gunn, and Charles and Faye Thompson, all of Apalachicola.

Jacob and Krista both attended Port St. Joe High School. After graduating, Krista attended Troy University where she received her bachelor’s degree in biomedical sciences. She then attended and is a recent graduate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry where she received her degree as a doctor of dental medicine. She is employed at Forest Park Dental in Panama City.

Jacob attended college at Toccoa Falls College and Gulf Coast State College, and is employed at Roussos Air Conditioning in Panama City.

The couple will be married at First Baptist Church in Apalachicola at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20.