Dave Haywood, star of country music trio Lady Antebellum, proposed to his new fiancee, Kelli Cashiola, Monday evening.
Word of the engagement spread Tuesday after reported by People.com. Haywood, a 2000 graduate of Lakeside High School, surprised music marketing executive Cashiola by spelling out “Will you marry me?” in Christmas lights at her Nashville home.
Haywood is the final member of the band to plan a wedding. Singer Hilary Scott received a ring from the band’s drummer, Chris Tyrell, last summer. Bandmate Charles Kelly, also from Columbia County, is married to Cassie McConnell.