Elizabeth Lorie Manker, Locust Grove, Okla., formerly of Eudora, and Edward Dean James Jr., Locust Grove, Okla., announce their engagement.
The bride-to-be is the daughter of Gregory and Donna Manker, Baldwin City, formerly of Eudora. She graduated from Baldwin High School in 2002.
The future groom is the son of Edward James Sr., and Julie and Billy Spradlin, all of Locust Grove, Okla. He graduated from Locust Grove High School in 1999. He is employed by Wal-Mart in the maintenance department.
The couple plan a wedding at a later date in Locust Grove.