The couple will wed in a 3 p.m. ceremony on June 28 at the Lee University chapel.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of the late Leon and Barbara Austin and Jimmy and Peggy Kelley of Englewood. She is the sister of Cameron Austin of Athens.
Miss Austin is a Lee University graduate in elementary education.
The future bridegroom is the grandson of A.G. and Loretta Smith of Athens and Sue Cobb of Niota. He is the brother of Travis Smith of Athens.
Mr. Smith is a graduate of Lee University and is employed by Resolute Paper Products.
They are both members off East Athens Baptist Church.