Sunday, April 27, 2003

Cameron and Sheila Beggs of Benton, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Brooks Beggs, to Keith Alan Barnett. He is the son of Bill Barnett of Cape Girardeau and Cathy O'Dell of Scott City.

Beggs attended Thomas W. Kelly High School. She received a degree in social work from Southeast Missouri State University in December 2002. She is employed by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri.

Barnett attended Scott City High School. He is employed at Agri-Trans Trucking.

A June 7 wedding is planned at St. Denis Catholic Church in Benton.