Gary and Rayna Hickman, Eudora, announce the engagement of their daughter Kristina Lynn, Kansas City, Mo., to Christopher Austin Burton, Kansas City, Mo., the son of Sherry Burton, Overland Park, and the late Kenneth Burton.
The future bride is the granddaughter of Lawrence and Rilla Nixon, Eudora, Evelyn Hickman, Olathe, and the late Lester Hickman. She is a graduate of Eudora High School. She graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor of science in elementary education and received a master's of science in teaching and leadership from Kansas University. She is a kindergarten teacher in Kansas City, Kan.
The future groom is the grandson of Dee and Ted Clawson, Kansas City, Mo. He is a graduate of Center High School. He is employed as a repair/cable technician with Southwestern Bell Telecommunications.
The couple plan a June 26 wedding at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
The reception will be July 31 at the Abdallah Shrine Temple in Mission.