Janet DuBois-Underwood of Thayer and Ron Kornegay of Phoenix have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Sonya Ann Leta DuBois, to Timothy Shane Bateman, son of Tim and Jill Bateman of Paragould, Ark.
The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Maxine DuBois of Thayer and the late Truman DuBois. She is a 1996 graduate of Harding University of Searcy, Ark., and is employed by Southwest Airlines in Phoenix.
The prospective groom is the grandson of Bill and Ila Lashley and the late James and Juanita Bateman. He is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and is employed by Vaughn Land Surveying in Phoenix.
The couple will exchange wedding vows Aug. 2 at Precious Moments Wedding Chapel in Carthage, Mo.