SIKESTON -- Harold Dockins of Sikeston and Laurie Brown of Charleston have announced the engagement of their daughter, Heather Dawn Dockins, to Thomas Brent Self, son of Dewayne and Wendy Self of Sikeston.
A 2000 graduate of Sikeston High School, the future bride expects to graduate from Southeast Missouri State University in May and is employed by Jackson Public Schools. Her grandparents are Bill and Hattie McDowell of Sikeston and Riley and Delores Brown of Charleston.
The prospective bridegroom is a 1998 graduate of Sikeston High School and attended Southeast Missouri State University. He is the grandson of Don and Jerrolyn Self and Don and Rita Baker of Sikeston.
Plans are being finalized for a May 21 wedding.