Julie Earney and Brandon Duke, both of Conway, have announced their engagement and forthcoming marriage.

The bride-elect is the daughter of Frank and Kathy Earney of Conway.

She is the granddaughter of J.L. Knight of Greenville, Miss., and Rose Spencer of Winnsboro, La., and the late John and Gloria Earney of Conway.

She is a 2007 graduate of Conway High School and a 2012 honor graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

She is currently employed as a Registered Nurse at the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock.

The prospective groom is the son of Lorrie Hathorne Duke of Hot Springs, Ark., and Greg and Beverly Duke of Conway. He is the grandson of John and Sylvia Duke of Conway, and Larry and Terri Hathorne of Hattiesburg, Miss., and the late Jo Ann Roberts of Cabot, Ark.

He is a 2007 graduate of Conway High School.

He is currently employed with Sinco Inc. in Conway.

The wedding is set to take place at 5:30 p.m. March 29, 2014, at Second Baptist Church in Conway.

The reception will follow at the Knights of Columbus Hall.

Following their wedding, the couple plans to move to New Orleans, La., where the future Mrs. Duke will be pursuing a Doctoral degree in Nursing Anesthesia.