EAST PRAIRIE -- The engagement of Ashley Danielle Magee and Gary Dean Harper Jr. has been announced.
The future bride is the mother of Lauren Magee and the daughter of Phil Blackman and Karen Blackman of East Prairie. She is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jim Blackman and the late Mrs. Edna Crenshaw.
The prospective bridegroom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Harper Sr. of Bertrand and the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Harper and the late Mr. and Mrs. James W. Smith. His children are Kalyn, Jordan and Madison Harper.
Plans are under way for a May 12 wedding in Las Vegas.