SIKESTON - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lee Vickery have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jill Elaine, to Daniel DeKalb Lape, son of Mr. and Mrs. Danny Lape of Sikeston.
The future bride is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles William Vickery Jr. of Chaffee and the late Mr. and Mrs. Virgil Keith Moore and Virginia Lee Vickery. A 1996 graduate of Sikeston High School, she graduated in 2000 from Southeast Missouri State University at Cape Girardeau and is an elementary teacher for Sikeston Public Schools.
The prospective bridegroom is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Robert LaValle Mitchell Sr. and Mr. and Mrs. D.K. Lape of Sikeston. He graduated in 1993 from Sikeston High School and in 1997 from the University of Missouri-Columbia and is employed by Mitchell Insurance in Sikeston.
Wedding plans are under way for March 23, 2002.