SIKESTON -- Bill and Susan Harper have announced the engagement of their daughter, Libby, to Dennis Chance, son of Linda Chance of Dogwood and Frankie Chance of East Prairie.
A 2003 graduate of New Madrid County Central, the future bride is employed by First Security State Bank in Sikeston. She is the granddaughter of Lou and Lois Culver of Cape Girardeau, Willadean Harper of Sikeston and the late Leland Harper. She is the great-granddaughter of Lela Chockley of Galesburg, Ill. and the late Joe Chockley.
The prospective bridegroom is a 1997 graduate of East Prairie High School and is employed with Gates Rubber in Charleston. He is the grandson of Margaret Wilson of Bertrand and the late Delbert Wilson and the late Frank and Amy Ruth Chance.
Plans are being finalized for a 3 p.m. wedding ceremony April 22 at the Methodist Church in Chaffee with a reception to follow.