SIKESTON - Mary L. White Ross of Sikeston and Eugene White Sr. of Chicago, Ill., have announced the engagement of their daughter, Sonya Syna White of St. Louis to Kevin L. Johnson of St. Louis, son of Viola and Leroy Johnson.
The future bride graduated in 1991 from Sikeston High School. She graduated from Harris-Stowe State College in December 2000 with a bachelor of science degree in elementary education and a minor in social studies. She is a youth care specialist psychiatric supervisor at a children's psychiatric hospital in St. Louis and member of the Alpha Omega Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated.
Her fiance graduated in 1993 from Beaumont High School and is foundation specialist supervisor for a St. Louis corporation.
The couple will exchange vows in an April 13 ceremony at Eastern Star Baptist Church in St. Louis.