Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Goss of Aiken, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Nicole Goss to Benjamin James Hawkins, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Hubert Hawkins of Thomson.
The wedding is planned for November 1, 2008, at the home of Luc and Liz Godard in Aiken.
Miss Goss is the granddaughter of Bobby Whittle of Graniteville, S.C., and the late Anne Hadden and Ann Duffie of Vaucluse, SC and Ronnie Goss of Aiken, S.C. She is currently attending Augusta State University, pursing a bachelor's degree in biology, with plans to pursue a degree in pharmacy. Stephanie is employed by CVS Pharmacy in Aiken as a pharmacy technician.
Mr. Hawkins is the grandson of Mrs. Hubert Allen Hawkins and the late Mr. Hubert Allen Hawkins of Thomson and the late Mr. and Mrs. James Stovall Kelley of Dearing, Georgia. He is a graduate of Thomson High School. He received a bachelor of science degree, majoring in mathematics and physics from Augusta State University. He is currently pursuing a master's degree in nuclear engineering from University of South Carolina. Benjamin is employed by Southern Nuclear Company as a health physics technician at Plant Vogtle in Waynesboro. He lives in Beech Island, S.C.