The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Rodney Fontenot of Branch and Norma Castile of Church Point and the late Dudley Castile.
Heather is a 2002 graduate of Notre Dame High School. She is also a 2008 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a major in child and family studies and a minor in psychology. She is currently employed at Oceaneering in Lafayette.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Louis C. Babineaux of Lafayette and Mr. and Mrs. James Begnaud of Carencro.
Leighton is a 2003 graduate of Carencro High School and is currently with Cox Communications in Lafayette.
The couple will marry on Saturday, September 13, 2008 during a 1 p.m. ceremony at Our Lady of Sacred Heart Church in Church Point with Father Russell Harrington officiating.
Following the wedding the couple will reside in Branch.