Tricia Gayle Murdock of Gatewood, Mo., and Derrick James Bennett of Myrtle announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
Tricia graduated from Couch High school in 2004 and is currently attending Three Rivers Community College for a degree in nursing. She is currently employed at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
Her parents are Daniel and Peggy Murdock of Gatewood. Her grandparents are Bob and Betty Murdock of Gatewood and George and Laurie May of Doniphan.
Derrick graduated from Couch High School in 2004 and is currently employed at Reed, Reed and Bennett.
His parents are Dean and LaRue Bennett of Myrtle. His grandparents are James Lee and Rosalee Reed of Myrtle and George Reed of Myrtle.
The wedding is set for Aug. 11 at 2 p.m. at Cotton Creek Freewill Baptist Church in Myrtle. All friends and family are invited to attend.