Sunday, June 8, 2003

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth R. Dowdy of Hayti, Mo., announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elicia Dowdy, to William Bradford Walker. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Walker of Sparta, Tenn.

Dowdy received a bachelor of science degree in communication disorders from Southeast Missouri State University. She is the women's coordinator for Campus Outreach at the university.

Walker received a bachelor of science degree in English from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville. He is on staff with Campus Outreach at Murray State University in Murray, Ky.

A July 12 wedding is planned at First Baptist Church in Hayti.