Glen Francis of Dexter and Mr. and Mrs. Bud and Regina Griffin of Oran, announce the engagement of their daughter, Adrienne Elaine Francis, to Brooks Allen Pratt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry and Vickie Pratt of Sikeston.
The future bride is the granddaughter of Josephine Tate of Oran and the late Dalton and Pat Francis of Puxico.
The bridegroom's grandparents are Jerry and Yvette Terrell of Sikeston and the late Wayman and Dorothy Pratt.
The wedding will take place July 22, 2007, in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Dexter High School and a 2005 graduate of Missouri Baptist University with a bachelor of science in education with an emphasis in early childhood and elementary education. She is currently employed by Sikeston Public Schools at the fifth and sixth grade attendance center as a communication arts and social studies teacher.
The prospective bridegroom is a specialist with the 438 Miliary Police Company in the National Guard unit in Murray, Ky. He is currently completing training with the Missouri State Highway Patrol Academy in Jefferson City. Upon graduation from the Academy, he has been assigned to Troop E.