Gary and Karen Criswell of Robstown would like to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Tammy Kay Criswell of Robstown, to Aaron Todd DeSpain of Odem.

He is the son of Bonnie DeSpain of Freer, and the late Headley "Pokey" DeSpain, and the grandson of Betty Sue Power Hendricks of Corpus Christi, and the late James William Power, and Patsy DeSpain of Freer, and the late Headley H. DeSpain. Tammy Kay is the granddaughter of Jerome and Helen Pavelka of Robstown, and W.B. and Jo Ellen Criswell of Idalou.

They will marry on April 12, 2008, at the First Baptist Church in Sinton.