Miss Lauren Compton and Mr. Patrick Joseph Hum III, both of Conway, have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. Ken Compton of Conway and Mrs. Deanna Freiling of Nebraska City, Neb. She is the granddaughter of Mr. J.T. and Dr. Norma Compton of Mountain View, Ark., and Mr. Herbert and Mrs. Linda Ferguson of Russellville, Ark.

She attended Conway High School and graduated from Nebraska City High School and the University of Central Arkansas.

The prospective groom is the son of Mr. Patrick Joseph Hum II and Mrs. Lisa Hum of Conway. He is the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. John F. Hum of North Little Rock, Mrs. A.C. Smith and the late Dr. A.C. Smith of North Little Rock, Mrs. Kay Weatherly Shock and the late Mr. H.O. Weatherly of Conway.

He is a graduate of St. Joseph Catholic School and Baptist School of Nursing, and attended the University of Central Arkansas.

The wedding is set to take place at 7 p.m. Oct. 26, 2013, at Cathedral of St. Andrew in Little Rock.