William and Jennifer Boyd of Fort Smith, Ark., announce the engagement of their daughter, Molly Kathryn Boyd, to Dolan Thomas Ellis, the son of Maria Ellis of Conway and Doug Ellis of San Diego, Calif.

Molly is the granddaughter of Linda Womack and the late Larry Womack of Barling, Ark., and the late William Boyd Sr., and Patsy Jones of Pine Bluff, Ark.

She is a graduate of Southside High School in Fort Smith and received her bachelor’s degree in speech pathology from the University of Central Arkansas where she is currently completing her graduate studies.

Dolan is the grandson of Dolan Ellis and Rose Ellis of Arizona and the late Joan Hooker and the late George Willis.

He is a graduate of Greenbrier High School and received his bachelor’s degree in music education from the University of Central Arkansas. Dolan is an intern for Chi Alpha Campus Ministry.

The couple will exchange vows Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, at the Bell Park Pavilion in Greenwood, Ark.