Lauren Leigh Bray of Vilonia and Brandon Dacus Martin of Beebe, Ark., have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Kit and Renada Bray of Vilonia. She is the granddaughter of Ms. Janet Bray and the late Lloyd Bray of Vilonia, the late Judy Hill Turner of Cabot, Ark., and Lane and Billie Pierce of Bradley, Ark.

She is a graduate of Vilonia High School and is currently a full-time student attending Arkansas State University at Beebe.

The prospective groom is the son of Billy Don and Jamie Martin of Judsonia, Ark. He is the grandson of Judy Collins and the late Jimmy Collins of Searcy, Ark., and the late W.D. "Bill" and Anna Martin of Judsonia, Ark.

He is a graduate of White County Central High School in Judsonia and is currently attending and employed at Arkansas State University at Beebe.

The wedding is set to take place at 4 p.m. on Nov. 3, 2012, at Oak Bowery Baptist Church, Saltillo, Ark.

Reception to follow.