Mr. and Mrs. William Kent Moore Jr. of Statesboro are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Cecilia, to Brent Andrew Buck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Brent Ansley Buck of Columbus, Georgia.
Cecilia is the granddaughter of the late Judge J. Lane Johnston and Jan Johnston of Statesboro and the late William K. Moore of Sarasota, Florida, and the late Elaine Moore Shallcross of Statesboro. She is a 2011 graduate of Statesboro High School and a 2015 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in international affairs and a minor in environmental health sciences. After spending two years studying and working in China, Cecilia is now a freelance copywriter in Tampa, Florida.
Brent is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jake Hess of Columbus and the late Harold Buck and the late Ann McDougald of Columbus. He is a 2012 graduate of Columbus High School and a 2017 magna cum laude graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Arts in international affairs and a Bachelor of Arts in Arabic. He currently serves as an Arabic analyst for a United States Department of Defense contractor in Tampa. He will begin Georgetown University’s master of finance program in the fall while continuing as an analyst.
The couple will be married at 11 a.m. on July 28 at Statesboro First United Methodist Church with a reception to follow at Forest Heights Country Club. Festivities will conclude with a Happily Ever After party that evening.
Invitations are being sent.
The couple has a website on The Knot (www.theknot.com).