Mrs. Diane Freeman along with her husband, Mr. David Freeman, have announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Miss Rachel Elizabeth Earls to Mr. William Bart Shaw.

The bride-elect is also the daughter of the late Mr. Allen Earls, all of Rector, Ark.

The groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Bill Shaw of Quitman, Ark.

Miss Earls is a graduate of Rector High School and received a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Arkansas State University.

She is employed as director of destination marketing by the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce.

Mr. Shaw is a graduate of Quitman High School and received a Bachelor of Business Administration and a MBA from the University of Central Arkansas.

He is employed as Assistant Vice President/Business Development Officer for Summit Bank in Conway.

The wedding is set to take place on the evening of May 31, 2014, at the Women’s City Center in Little Rock, Ark.

Formal invitations will be sent.